Dorothy N.Giobbe

Of Counsel

New York + 1.212.326.3650

Dorothy Giobbe is a skilled legal leader in the fintech and emerging technology space with an extensive track record of supporting innovative technology projects in the financial services industry. Dorothy has more than a decade of in-house legal experience as a trusted advisor to C-suite leadership regarding blockchain, distributed ledger technology (DLT), crypto assets, quantum computing, machine learning/artificial intelligence, biometrics/digital identity, cybersecurity, government relations, and bank regulation.

Prior to joining Jones Day in 2021, Dorothy served as executive director and assistant general counsel of emerging technology at JPMorgan Chase, where she served as a key advisor to the bank's business leadership on emerging technology initiatives. Dorothy also led legal engagements with state Attorneys General in alignment with consumer and community banking business priorities and strategies. In addition, she managed high-profile regulatory issues and emerging legal risks; reporting and regulatory exams; responses to regulatory actions and inquiries from the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC), Federal Reserve Board (FRB), and Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB); and led a team of lawyers responsible for providing legal and strategic guidance to independent control functions involving compliance, risk, audit, and oversight and control.

Dorothy has extensive experience in product liability litigation as well. Early in her career she was seconded, at the client's request, to the in-house litigation department of a New Jersey-based major consumer health care products and pharmaceutical company.

Dorothy also has a deep history of leadership on diversity and inclusion initiatives.


  • Bank of Montreal provides $800 million reducing revolving credit facility to Nuvei TechnologiesJones Day represented the Bank of Montreal, as administrative agent and a lender, in connection with a $800 million reducing revolving credit facility provided to Nuvei Technologies, Inc., Pivotal Refi LP, and Nuvei Technologies Corp.
  • Raine Capital invests in Mythical GamesJones Day advised Raine Capital LLC in its Series C Preferred Stock investment in Mythical Games, including advice regarding tokenized digital assets of Mythical Games.
  • Speaking Engagements

    • May 2022
      Mastering Bitcoin, Blockchain, and Digital Currency Law
    • March 2022
      Going Mainstream with Institutional Crypto
    • March 2022
      Blockchain, Cryptocurrency, and NFTS: Overview and Recent Developments
    • February 2022
      Blockchain and Cryptoassets: Introduction and Recent Developments
    • January 2022
      Bloomberg Radio/Bloomberg Businessweek Podcast: The Federal Reserve and CBDCs
    • January 2022
      The Multitrillion-Dollar Blockchain Disruption: Opportunities and Challenges