WAYNE GILL

CEO / Managing Partner

Wayne Gill is the Managing Partner and CEO of The Gill Law Firm. Throughout his career, he's represented some of the top companies in the world, including, AT&T/Bellsouth, YP Holdings, Hilton Hotels, SunTrust Bank, Office Depot and American Express.

 

He's been recognized among the 50 Most Powerful Black Professionals in South Florida and the Who’s Who in Black South Florida. He obtained his B.A. Degree in English from Trinity College and his law degree from George Washington University, with Honors in Trial Advocacy. He was also law clerk to the Honorable Arthur L. Burnett, Senior Judge in the District of Columbia Superior Court.  He is an author and a sought-after speaker.

His first book, “Tales My Grandma Told Me – a Business Diversity Fable,” has been referred to as the “Bible” of supplier diversity. His latest release entitled “The Runner,” is a legal, edge-of-your-seats thriller. He is also author of several eBooks, including “This Business of Diversity” and “Get in the Game and Win.”

 

Wayne has received Macy’s Crystal Award for Outstanding Minority Business Advocacy, and he’s received several honors from NMSDC affiliates and local Bar Associations. He's the recipient of Northwood University’s Arthur E. Turner Excellence in Entrepreneurship Award for Outstanding Commitment to the Betterment of Mankind. He is the Co-founder and legal advisor to Oasis Compassion Agency, a non-profit empowerment agency for the disadvantaged, and a Co-founder of The Caribbean Bar Association.

  • Collections

  • Commercial Litigation

  • Small Business

  • J.D., George Washington University National Law Center (1992)

  • B.A. Trinity College (1987)

 

  • Macy’s Crystal Award for Outstanding Minority Business Advocacy

  • Several honors from NMSDC affiliates and local Bar Associations

  • Northwood University’s Arthur E. Turner Excellence in Entrepreneurship Award for Outstanding Commitment to the Betterment of Mankind

 

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

  • The Florida Bar

  • Co-founder: The Caribbean Bar Association 

  • Member: Commercial Law League of America

  • Member: National Creditor's Rights Bar (NARCA)

  • Co-founder: The Oasis Compassion Agency

  • Board Member: Skillz Basketball Academy

  • Board Member: Youmoms, Inc. 

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