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Thomas (Gary) Gorday

Office Phone: 850.361.1515
Office Fax: 954.761.9940
Cell Phone: 305.495.3703
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Practice Areas

  • Appellate
  • Construction Liability
  • General Liability
  • Product Liability
  • Professional Liability
  • Trucking / Transportation
"For [over] 36 Years I have tried and defended to verdict over 100 cases with my primary goal of achieving results beyond client expectations while reporting timely."

Gary Gorday is the Managing Attorney of the firm's Pensacola office. With 40+ years of trial litigation experience and over a 100 Florida Jury verdicts serving as lead counsel for insurance carriers, Fortune 500 companies, self-insured businesses, and leading retailers and restaurant chains. Also, Martindale-Hubbell and his peers have rated Gary AV® Preeminent™.

Gary's practice is devoted largely to general negligence cases, auto, uninsured motorist suits, slip and falls, wrongful death, construction defect, product liability and declaratory judgment actions. He has also prepared coverage opinions for numerous insurance companies and responded to Civil Remedy Notices.

Gary received his Juris Doctor in 1979 and a Master of Law degree in Taxation (LL.M.) in 1980 from the University of Miami. Gary is admitted in Florida (1980) and to the United States District Court, Southern District of Florida.

Martindale Rating

AV® Preeminent™


  • University of West Florida, B.S.,1974
  • University of Miami, J.D.,1979
  • University of Miami, LLM,1980

Bar Admissions

  • 1980, Florida
  • 1980, U.S. District Court, Southern District of Florida
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