Gavin de Becker & Associates is a world leader in public figure protection and threat assessment. Headquartered in Los Angeles and operating in over twenty major American cities (including San Francisco and New York) and Europe, our firm protects and advises a wide-range group of clients that includes the world’s most famous and the world’s most anonymous. From media figures and transnational corporations to universities and women’s shelters, Gavin de Becker & Associates stands on the front line of the assessment, prediction, and management of violence.
Founded by Gavin de Becker in 1978, our firm advises and protects our clients in every environment imaginable. Additionally, our associates also research, write, and lecture on all aspects of high-level executive protection and physical security. As we expand our services across the country, Gavin de Becker & Associates remains a strict meritocracy that rewards performance, innovation, and creat