Gilbert S. Keteltas


The chair of BakerHostetler’s Commercial Litigation practice, Gil is a trial lawyer with more than 30 years’ experience litigating complex commercial, tort, and government enforcement disputes on international corporations. Recognized by the National Law Journal as a Litigation Trailblazer for innovative trial advocacy, Gil’s experience spans practice areas and industries. He has advocated in courtrooms across the country on behalf of manufacturers, engineers, hospitality companies, agricultural cooperatives and farmers, and has served as trial counsel in jury and bench trials. Gil also is experienced in coordinating and leading the defense of multijurisdictional, multiparty disputes. Gil’s national trial practice benefits from his experience in eDiscovery. He brings a practical approach to eDiscovery that recognizes the importance of focused advocacy in addressing the burdens, costs and opportunities of discovery in modern litigation. Gil is Chambers-ranked in eDiscovery.