The Law Offices of Gilbert & Smallman have 3 experienced trial attorneys dedicated to the handling of your legal matter in the practice areas of Personal Injury, Civil Litigation, Probate Administration & Litigation, Guardianships, Criminal Defense & DUI matters with offices located in Miami, North Miami, Hollywood & Tallahassee.
Phillip Thomas has dedicated most of his professional and academic career to serving the less fortunate and the systematically downtrodden. He is a member of the Florida Bar Association and an associate attorney of Gilbert and Smallman PLLC.
Phillip earned his bachelor’s degree from the University of Florida where he studied Sociology with a focus on political and socio-economic disparities. As a student, he participated in many regulatory research studies, lobbied for legislation, and received many awards for community service. As a graduate, his penchant for servicing the community was just beginning.
Phillip earned his Juris Doctorate degree from Florida A&M College of law. In law school, Phillip served pro-bono as a Guardian ad Litem, and Criminal Defense intern in the college’s legal clinic. He also interned at a law firm where he closed numerous personal injury cases and received voluminous payouts for clients.
Phillip began his legal career as an assistant state attorney where he gained a vast amount of experience handling cases, such as DUI’s, thefts, battery, firearm possession, possession of controlled substances, and vehicular manslaughter.
Stay out of court if you can’t stand the fight. Phillip is a fighter, let him fight for you.