Gina Shabana

Associate

Gina Shabana represents clients in real estate finance matters. Gina’s experience includes contract terms and negotiation. She previously served as the chief executive officer of Tech Force Alpha, LLC, where she reviewed and negotiated contracts, including teaming agreements, non-disclosure agreements, and subcontracting agreements on behalf of clients. Prior to that, she spent 14 years with the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA), where she held roles that included regulatory specialist for the Office of the Whistleblower/Principal Examiner, lead senior regulatory specialist for Regulatory Programs, and associate director of data privacy and protection for the Office of General Counsel.

Credentials
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Education

  • J.D. cum laude George Washington University Law School 2020
  • M.B.A. University of Texas at Dallas 2006
    • Emphasis in Accounting
  • B.S. Management summa cum laude Southern Utah University 2003
    • Degree in Management with a concentration in International Business

Bar Admissions

  • District of Columbia

Professional Memberships and Activities

  • Member, Banking on Our Future, FINRA Operation Hope, 2011 – 2013
  • Contributor, Federal Circuit Bar Journal, 2017 – Present

Languages

  • Arabic

Recognition
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  • Financial Industry Regulatory Authority
    • Being Outstanding, Notable and Dedicated Award, 2018
    • Silver Premiere Achievement Award, 2017
    • Outstanding Achievement Team Award, 2007