If in case you or your loved one has become a victim of medical malpractice, wrongful death, false arrest, employment discrimination, negligence or with civil rights violations, Richard A. Gilbert is there to assist you in order to get the compensation of which you deserve.
Richard also comes with an extensive experience in complex civil trials and is rated “AV” and also is board certified in both civil trial laws and business litigations. He likewise was chosen by his peers on the inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America every years since 2003 on both civil trails and commercial litigations and in fact is a part of a distinguished group of attorneys who were listed in the Best Lawyers for 10 years or more. He also has been chosen by his peers as Florida’s Super Lawyer from 2006- 2016 and is also listed in the top 100 lawyers in the state in year 2006 and 2007. During 2007, he was also listed by Law Dragon as one of the 500 leading plaintiff lawyers. He even won a multi-million dollar jury awards in personal injury, commercial and in professional liability litigations and even served as lead trial counsel in four trials where he received national attention.
With Richard having more than 50 years of legal experience, he represents new clients throughout New York State in litigation which is related with wrongful deaths, motor vehicle accidents, personal injury, labor law violations, false arrest, civil rights violations and medical malpractice. He has the dedication to treating every client with professionalism and integrity.
Richard focuses his practice on civil litigation and comes with tremendous expertise and experience. Another thing is that he devoted most of his career in fighting for justice for the members of the FDNY, NYPD and Correction Officers and in expanding their rights to receiving fair compensation for injuries that were sustained while they risk their safety and health in behalf of the public.
Richard also has an abiding interest in advancing ethics and professionalism and to assure that underprivileged citizens will be able to enjoy equal access in the justice system. He also has chaired the Professional Standards Committee for the Hillsborough County Bar Association, the Governor’s Task Force to Promoting Ethics in Government and chaired the Florida State Commission on Ethics that led to the statewide adoption on the Guidelines for Professional Conduct. Richard even served as the Chair of the Board of Directors of Southern legal Counsel, Inc., which is a not-for-profit public interest law firm that is able to provide representation for citizens that are disadvantaged about matters with broad implications for the legal system.