Medical Malpractice Attorney
Ronald S. Gilbert–Attorney
The firm’s personal injury attorneys have a preeminent record of favorable verdicts and multi-million dollar settlements that allows us to provide a quality of representation second to none. To assure that each and every client is privy to the dedicated involvement and full scope of our services, Colling Gilbert Wright & Carter offers clients state-wide accessibility with offices centrally located in Orlando, Florida.
Ronald S. Gilbert
Partner, Colling Gilbert Wright & Carter
Address: 801 North Orange Avenue Suite 830 Top Floor
Orlando, Florida 32801
Ronald S. Gilbert was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, March 31, 1958 and has lived in Orlando, Florida since 1960. He is married and has four children.
After graduating with a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Political Science from Furman University, Greenville, S.C. in 1980, Mr. Gilbert was admitted to the Cumberland School of Law in Birmingham, Alabama. He was awarded the Doctor of Jurisprudence and was admitted to The Florida Bar in 1983.
EXPERIENCE AND ACCOMPLISHMENTS
Past Career Experience: Mr. Gilbert began the practice of law in 1983 in Orlando with an emphasis in insurance defense litigation representing primarily automobile insurance companies. In 1986 he began representing injured victims and their families exclusively, with an emphasis in medical malpractice litigation. Mr. Gilbert was a founding partner of Morgan Colling & Gilbert from 1989 through 2005. He then founded his current law firm of Colling, Gilbert, Wright & Carter. He now practices with an emphasis in all cases of serious personal injury and wrongful death. Mr. Gilbert has substantial experience handling medical malpractice litigation. He has lectured nationally at seminars on numerous topics ranging from jury selection techniques to closing arguments.
Jurisdictions and Courts Admitted to Practice:
Mr. Gilbert is admitted to practice in all state courts in Florida and to the United States District Court for the Middle District of Florida. He has tried numerous civil jury cases to verdict and has also handled several appeals to the various Florida District Courts of Appeal and The Florida Supreme Court.
Mr. Gilbert was selected as a National Member of The Order of Barristers, served as Chief Justice of the Henry Upson Sims Moot Court Board, and was an Associate Editor of The American Journal of Trial Advocacy. Mr. Gilbert is AV rated by the Martindale-Hubbell law Directory rating system. Mr. Gilbert is a member of The Florida Bar, the Trial Lawyers Section of the Florida Bar, the Orange County Bar Association, the American Association for Justice (AAJ), the Professional Negligence Section of AAJ, and the Florida Justice Association. He is also a member of the Million Dollar Advocates Forum, a national trial attorneys’ association in which membership is limited to trial attorneys who have achieved million and multi-million dollar verdicts or settlements for their clients. Mr. Gilbert was nominated to become a Fellow of the Litigation Counsel Of America. There are a select number of invitations sent out to less than one-half of one percent of all the lawyers in America. These lawyers must be highly qualified and have shown consistent excellence in their work.
Selection as “Super Lawyer”:
In 2008, Mr. Gilbert was selected a “Super Lawyer” in the State of Florida by Law & Politics magazine. Super Lawyers is a registered trademark of Key Professional Media, Inc.