Richard H. Gaines was born in Brooklyn, New York. He received a Bachelor of Arts degree from Emory University in 1990, and earned his law degree, cum laude, from Nova Southeastern University Shepard Broad Law Center in 1995. Mr. Gaines is rated AV® Preeminent ™ in the Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory; was designated Florida “Super Lawyer” 2015 through 2018, featured in South Florida Legal Guide as a “Top Lawyer” 2015 through 2018 as well as Florida Trend’s “Florida Legal Elite” 2016 and 2018. He maintains a 5.0 rating on Google Reviews and is rated “Superb” on AVVO. Mr. Gaines is the President/Co-Founder of the Parkland Coral Springs Business Group, through which he has helped direct community involvement and charitable contributions to local Parkland and Coral Springs-based charities, such as Parkland Buddy Sports, Tomorrow’s Rainbow, and Florida Initiative for Suicide Prevention, as well as providing scholarships to deserving graduates of Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School. Mr. Gaines is also the Co-Chairman of the South Florida Chapter of the Gotham Networking Group, a New York City-based networking group whose motto is “‘Tis better to give than to receive.”
Located in the heart of South Florida, the Gaines Law Firm, P.A., is a boutique law firm with an emphasis on Family & Matrimonial Law and Commercial/Business-related litigation. Our primary focus is to deliver excellence, integrity and experience by identifying and vigorously pursuing our clients’ goals.
Our Commercial/Business-related litigation practice is focused on contract-related disputes within the Florida Court system including probate and trust litigation (Will and Trust disputes), elder abuse, commercial landlord-tenant matters, and private (not bank-related) foreclosure matters, including lien establishment and foreclosure.Read More