Whitney C. Gibson

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Offices Cincinnati
Phone 513.723.4823
Fax 513.852.7825

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Whitney is a partner in the Vorys Cincinnati office and is the leader of the firm’s internet defamation group. The group has worked on hundreds of internet related cases from across the country and develops unique solutions for companies that are being damaged or attacked online.

Whitney has experience in all aspects of this new area of law including internet defamation, false reviews, traffic diversion, product diversion, trademark infringement, SEO manipulation, copyright infringement and public disclosure of private facts.

Career highlights include:

Whitney has developed a reputation as a go-to attorney for internet defamation. He has authored several articles for trade and popular media including an article titled “Identifying and Nailing the Online Defamer,” which appeared in PR News.  He is routinely interviewed by media, both print and broadcast, on internet crisis issues. Whitney is also the editor of the Internet Defamation Removal Attorneys blog. The blog provides readers with helpful information regarding internet issues, including strategies for removing damaging content, new risks and new types of attacks individuals and businesses are facing online.

Whitney has presented seminars on various topics, including cyberbullying, social media and electronic discovery in complex litigation.

In addition, Whitney has been recognized as a “Rising Star” by Super Lawyers every year since 2009.

Whitney received his J.D. from the University of Cincinnati College of Law, where he was a member of Order of the Coif and was an associate member of the Cincinnati Law Review. He received his B.S. from Penn State University.

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