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Maria F. Gibson

Practice Group Partner

Maria F. Gibson Attorney Profile | Kelley Kronenberg


Maria Gibson is a Practice Group Partner at Kelley Kronenberg where she heads the firm’s Nursing Home Defense practice area. Additionally, she handles matters related to First Party Property and Third Party Defense Litigation.

Prior to joining the firm, Maria worked as a Litigation Associate for an insurance defense firm where she gained experience handling cases related to trucking and transportation, automobile accidents, nursing home liability, medical malpractice, products liability, and premises liability. She has served as second chair in a trucking liability trial.

Additionally, Maria served as a Judicial Staff Attorney for the Fourth Judicial Circuit in Jacksonville.

Maria received her Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Memphis and went on to earn her Juris Doctor degree, cum laude, from Florida Coastal School of Law. While in law school, she served as the Symposium and Submission Editor for the Florida Coastal Law Review Board. She was also a member of the Moot Court team which during her tenure was ranked number in the country.

  • Florida
  • Florida Coastal School of Law, J.D., 2016
  • University of Memphis, B.A., 2013
  • Greenville Technical College, A.S., 2007
  • A.S. Paralegal – Nationally Certified

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Accolades, Associations & News

  • Florida Bar Association, Member
  • Jacksonville Bar Association, Member


  • Co-Author,  “Litigation Vaccine for Healthcare Providers Against COVID-19 Lawsuits,” FHIcommunications, April 2021
  • Co-authored Law Article with Former New York District Attorney, Charles Hynes, 17 FLA. COASTAL L. REV. 285, (2016) A Prosecution Reentry Program to Reduce Recidivism.
  • Co-authored Law Article with the Honorable Waddell A. Wallace, III and Michael Roscoe, ESQ., 18 FLA. COASTAL LAW REV. 63, (2017) The 2017 Constitution Revision Commission: Educational Issues Likely to Be Major Points of Interest.

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