Trial Team Alumnus Gabriel A. Garay Elected President of Coral Gables Bar Association

FIU Trial Team alumnus Gabriel A. Garay has been elected president of the Coral Gables Bar Association.

A member of the Class of 2012, Gabe was a proud member of the FIU Trial Team, participating in the Florida Justice Association Hon. E. Earle Zehmer Memorial Mock Trial Competition, which FIU advanced to the semi-finals in Gabe’s year and won back-to-back in 2016 and 2017.  He is also a steady contributor giving back his time and talent to the Trial Advocacy Program.

Said Professor H.T. Smith, Founding Director of the Trial Advocacy Program, “Gabriel is a natural leader and a fine young lawyer.  His people skills, work ethic, and legal acumen will serve him well as he leads the prestigious Coral Gables Bar Association.  I wish him a spectacular bar year.”

Gabe is an associate with the Law Offices of Robert L. Parks, and focuses his practice on aviation, wrongful death, premises liability, products liability, resort litigation, personal injury, and commercial litigation.

He is a 40 Under 40 Honoree for the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation and a member of the National Trial Lawyers Top 100 (Plaintiff).

Before elevating to the presidency, Gabe served as president-elect and treasurer of the Coral Gables Bar.

Congratulations, Gabe!