4660723_1Location: Wyomissing, Pennsylvania
Lancaster, Pennsylvania
(610) 685-8000 Berks County
(717) 842-0803 Lancaster County
(717) 769-5040 Lebanon County
Fax: 610-685-5314

Eric Gibson is a native of Ellicott City, Maryland. He attended Mount Saint Joseph High School (’98) where he played baseball. Eric attended Gettysburg College (’02) as a Presidential Scholar and earned a Bachelor of Arts Degree in both Sociology and Business Management. After graduating Eric interned with the Empowerment Project, a Non-Profit Documentary Film Production Company, in North Carolina and worked from the North Carolina Public Interest Research Group before attending Law School. Eric attended the University of Pittsburgh School of Law (’07) where he was a Dean’s Scholar. Eric met his wife, BGKS partner, Anne Gibson in Law School. Eric and Anne moved to Anne’s hometown of Lancaster, Pennsylvania where the couple married and are currently living and raising their daughter.

Eric began his legal career as a Public Defender in Berks County representing individuals who could not otherwise afford an attorney. Eric throughout his life has always had a commitment to public service and continues that commitment through his pro bono work. As both an appellate and trial attorney with the Public Defender’s office Eric has years of invaluable courtroom and writing experience. Now practicing with Bentley, Gibson, Kopecki, Smith, P.C., Eric draws upon his extensive background and experience, to practice criminal and family law with a unique personalized approach to client representation.

Eric believes that the key element of quality legal representation is maintaining a thorough understanding of each client’s needs and goals. Whether working with a mother or father in seeking custody of their children, a husband or wife in a divorce, or an individual who has been charged with a crime, Eric is a reliable counselor offering practical and clear solutions towards the resolution of complex issues.

Please feel free to contact Eric directly at eric@bentley-law.com or at the main office at 610-685-8000

Bar Admissions

  • Pennsylvania

Education

  • University of Pittsburgh School of Law, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
    • J.D. – 2007
  • Gettysburg College
    • B.A. – 2002
    • Major: Business Management & Sociology

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Pennsylvania Bar Association
  • Berks County Bar Association

Past Employment Positions

  • Berks County Public Defenders Office, Asst. Public Defender, 2007 – 2012

Languages

  • English