Ashley Gebicke is a litigation associate in the San Diego office and is a member of the firm’s Securities Litigation & Professional Liability Practice.

Ms. Gebicke represents publicly traded companies and their senior officers and directors in securities litigation, including complex securities class actions, merger disputes, securities fraud actions, and shareholder derivative suits.

Ms. Gebicke maintains an active pro bono practice representing veterans with disabilities. Before joining Latham, Ms. Gebicke served as a law clerk to Judge Evan J. Wallach of the United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit and Judge Mary Coster Williams of the United States Court of Federal Claims. Ms. Gebicke earned her JD from Pepperdine University School of Law, where she was on the editorial board of the Pepperdine Law Review.

Prior to law school, Ms. Gebicke was a Surface Warfare Officer in the United States Navy, serving on two guided-missile destroyers deployed to the Pacific, Atlantic, and Indian Oceans, the Mediterranean Sea, and the Arabian Gulf.

Ms. Gebicke currently represents or has recently represented several global companies and their directors and officers in state and federal securities class actions, derivative suits, and book and record inspections. These companies span numerous industries, including technology, consumer electronics, retail goods, and aerospace.

Ms. Gebicke’s securities litigation experience includes representing:

  • Lyft, and its officers and directors, in securities class actions in the Northern District of California and California state court arising out of Lyft’s IPO.
  • GoodRx in a securities class action in the Central District of California, securing a full dismissal of all claims. Terenzini v. GoodRx Holdings, Inc., (C.D. Cal. Jan. 6, 2022).
  • A publicly traded spaceflight company in a Section 10(b) securities class action in the Eastern District of New York.

Bar Qualification

  • California

Education

  • JD, Pepperdine University School of Law, 2019
    Summa Cum Laude, Order of the Coif
  • BS, United States Naval Academy, 2009

Languages Spoken

  • English