Noreen M. Giblin - Gibbons  P.C.

Noreen M. Giblin

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2012

Ms. Giblin has extensive experience representing businesses on legislative issues, public policy, and government affairs matters. Utilizing her prior experience in the government, she counsels clients on a wide range of matters and has a unique understanding of the law with an appreciation of the legislative and regulatory processes. Prior to joining Gibbons, Ms. Giblin served as the Chief of Staff to the New Jersey Board of Public Utilities. In that role, she supported the President of the Board in daily administration and informed and advised on Board issues and administrative and policy matters. She was also responsible for representing the Board throughout state government, working closely with other state agencies. She provided internal controls, assisted in the coordination of budgetary and personnel matters, and oversaw the following units of the agency: Information Technology, Administration, Budget and Fiscal, Communications, and Legislative Affairs.

Ms. Giblin formerly served as Director of Executive Office Operations for Governor Jon S. Corzine and, before that, as State Director to United States Senator Frank R. Lautenberg, where she oversaw the staff and operations throughout New Jersey. She also served as Deputy Director of the Authorities Unit and as Assistant Counsel – Authorities Unit in the Office of the Governor of New Jersey. In this capacity, Ms. Giblin served as the Governor’s liaison to more than 50 independent bi-state and state transportation, development, and environmental authorities. She focused primarily on issues related to transportation and worked on the historic merger of the New Jersey Turnpike Authority and Garden State Parkway, as well as the successful efforts to fix EZ-Pass and make the Motor Vehicle Commission more user-friendly.

Prior to her work in Trenton, Ms. Giblin was a litigation associate with the firm of Wolff & Samson PC and also served as a Law Clerk to The Honorable Clarkson Fisher, Jr., then Presiding Judge of the Chancery Division, Monmouth County Vicinage. She has been involved as an assistant counsel on a number of local, state, and federal election campaigns, providing guidance on ELEC matters and helping to coordinate the Election Day Attorney Network.

Additional Information

Other Court Admissions — United States District Court for the District of New Jersey
Civic / Charitable Activities

New Jersey Community Development Corporation
Member, Board of Trustees

Girl Scout Council of Central and Southern New Jersey
Member, Board of Directors

Newark Museum Business and Community Council

Newark Saint Patrick's Day Parade Committee
First Vice Chair
Chief of Staff to the Grand Marshal (2013)

Villanova UniversitySeton Hall Law SchoolJ.D.
NJ Community Development CorporationAmerican Bar Association New Jersey Bar Association Essex County Bar Association Women’s Political Caucus of New Jersey

Office Location

50 West State Street, 11th Floor, Suite 1104
Trenton, NJ 08608-1220
United States

Practice Areas

Government Relations Practice