Attorney LaDray B. Gilbert

Gilbert, of The Gilbert Firm, was named one of the “Nation’s Best Advocates: 40 Lawyers Under 40” by the National Bar Association. The distinction comes at Gilbert’s seventh year of practice.

Gilbert is currently the president of the FAMU College of Law Alumni Alliance. During his presidency, there has been a 500 percent increase in membership in addition to nearly $100,000 in scholarships raised for law school students. His firm has pledged $30,000 in scholarships to FAMU’s College of Law (COL). He also helped develop the COL Hall of Fame and donated the portrait of its inaugural inductee, State Sen. Arthenia Joyner.