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; has been designated a Florida “Super Lawyer” since 2015, a South Florida Legal Guide “Top Lawyer” since 2015; and a Florida Trend “Florida Legal Elite” since 2016.
He maintains a 4.9/5.0 rating out of 41 Google Reviews and is rated “10.0 (Superb)” on AVVO with a 4.8/5.0 rating out of 57 reviews.
Mr. Gaines is the Co-Founder and an active member 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. Mr. Gaines is also an active member 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