Real estate lawyer and licensed broker, Jeffrey Gibson is the brokerage manager of the San Francisco and Wine Country offices. Jeff has 25 years of experience practicing law, including 15 years as a partner with the San Francisco firm Goldstein Gellman Melbostad Gibson & Harris, LLP, specializing in real estate as well as construction, employment matters and family law. Since 1996 he has provided outside legal counsel for Sotheby’s International Realty’s operations and has worked closely with the San Francisco, Wine Country and Carmel offices and the company’s corporate counsel in New York on various litigation and transactional matters. Gibson earned a B.A. from the University of Texas, Austin, and a J.D. from Pepperdine University in Malibu, California. He served as an adjunct professor of law at Golden Gate University School of Law in San Francisco. Gibson has also served for three years on the Board of Directors of the AIDS Legal Referral Panel. Since 1995, he has served in multiple positions within the American Bar Association (ABA), and in 2000 was appointed by the president of the ABA to serve on its Unmet Needs of Children Committee. He currently sits on the board of the California Pacific Medical Foundation. Gibson served as a delegate to the ABA from 2003 to 2010, as well.