Attorney Profile

San Diego Attorney Virginia H. Gaburo

Investment Fraud ● Real Estate ● Family Law ● Employment Law

Attorney Virginia Gaburo is the founder of our San Diego law firm, Virginia H. Gaburo & Associates. We proudly serve businesses and individuals throughout southern California.

In addition to being a lawyer, Ms. Gaburo is a mediator and arbitrator. Her background includes securities arbitrations and private mediations.

Additional biographical information is included below. In addition, for more information about our law firm and the benefits of retaining our services, please visit our firm overview page.

  • Virginia H. Gaburo

To schedule a consultation with Ms. Gaburo to discuss your legal matter, please call us at 858-546-0183, or, if you prefer, you may fill out our intake form and we will contact you.


Virginia H. Gaburo is a member of the NASD (now FINRA) panel of arbitrators. She has many years of experience representing California customers, investors and brokerage firms from across the United States, in claims based upon abuses and wrongdoing in the securities area. The firm’s cases have included those involving full service, discount and Internet brokerage firms; speculation and investments in precious metals and currencies; so-called “private placements”; private investments and venture capital raising; sales of trust deeds; sales of variable and fixed annuities; and sales of interests in limited partnerships, limited liability companies and corporations – for purposes as varied as invention/new product development; real estate development; oil, gas and energy exploration and development; and a multitude of specific business plans and models.

The firm has represented parties in SEC actions, and has represented investors objecting to class action settlements. We have extensive experience representing both customers and brokerage firms in claims involving a broad range of abuses, including but not limited to the following:

  • fraud, misrepresentation, and fraudulent non-disclosure
  • breach of fiduciary duty
  • lack of due diligence
  • over-concentration/lack of diversification
  • unsuitability
  • failure to supervise
  • negligence
  • churning
  • over-charging and illegal commissions
  • sales of unregistered and non-exempt securities
  • illegal secondary offerings of securities
  • elder financial abuse
  • biased financial analyst reports and recommendations
  • underwriter abuses
  • delayed execution and failure to execute trades
  • excessive margin interest
  • improper sales of mutual funds
  • fraudulent/misleading prospectuses
  • non-disclosure and improper investments re mutual fund classes and break points

Our expertise includes litigation in state and federal courts, and arbitration and mediation before the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA). We have ready access to a team of exceptionally qualified and highly-reputed expert consultants and witnesses, essential to the thorough preparation and presentation of your case. We know what we are doing and will leave no stone unturned to achieve for you a fair and proper result.