Oliver G. Gilbert, III, Esq. serves Of Counsel with Greenspoon Marder’s Litigation Group in Ft. Lauderdale. Mr. Gilbert serves as Chairman of the Board of Florida Ocean and Sciences Institute, which provides rehabilitative services for at risk youth. He also serves as Treasurer on the Executive Board of Miami-Dade County League of Cities, which unites the common interests of the municipalities within Miami-Dade County and previously served as an Assistant State Attorney in Broward County.
Mr. Gilbert is a current member of the T.J. Reddick Bar Association; Haitian Lawyers Association; North County Citizen’s Association; Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University National Alumni Association; the Sigma Alpha Chapter of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Incorporated; and Miami Fellows –Class V.
He was appointed to the City of Miami Gardens Council on March 26, 2008 to fill the vacant Seat 6 and was elected to office in the City’s August 26th, 2008 election. Mr. Gilbert has been a lifelong resident of the area that is now Miami Gardens, and is a graduate of Miami Norland Senior High School; Florida A & M University; and earned his law degree from the University of Miami School of Law. Following law school, he served as the legislative assistant to State Representative Dorothy Bendross-Mindingall.
Bar Admissions and Activities:
- University of Miami, J.D.
- Florida A & M University, B.A.
Professional and Community Involvement:
- T.J. Reddick Bar Association
- Haitian Lawyers Association
- North County Citizen’s Association
- Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University National Alumni Association
- Sigma Alpha Chapter of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Incorporated
- Miami Fellows –Class V