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About Braxton Gillam

Braxton Gillam is a Board Certified Civil Trial and Board Certified Business Litigation attorney with 20 years of experience representing businesses, property owners and professionals in Florida. He is AV rated and has been recognized by Super Lawyers, Florida Best Attorneys, Florida Legal Elite, The Best Lawyers in America and Jacksonville Magazine’s Top Lawyers in Jacksonville.

Most of Braxton’s career has included Bar service and leadership. He served on the Young Lawyers Board of Governors for the Jacksonville Bar Association from 1999 through 2004, including serving as its President in 2003 – 2004. He served on the Jacksonville Bar Association Board of Governors from 2004 to 2014, including as its President in 2013 – 2014. Since 2015, he has served on the Fourth Judicial Circuit’s Unlicensed Practice of Law Committee, and he is currently serving on the Executive Committee of the Trial Lawyers Section of The Florida Bar.

RECOGNITION

Florida Bar Board Certified in Business Litigation

Florida Bar Board Certified in Civil Trial AV-Preeminent, Martindale-Hubbell Florida Legal Elite Super Lawyer The Best Lawyers in America Florida’s Best Lawyers Jacksonville Magazine’s Top Lawyers in Jacksonville
BAR SERVICE

Florida Bar Trial Lawyers Section, Executive Council (2016-present)

Fourth Judicial Circuit Unlicensed Pratice of Law Committee (2015-present) President, Jacksonville Bar Association (2013-2014) Board Member, Jacksonville Bar Association (2004-2014) Member, Jacksonville Ethics Commission (2008-2013) Member, Board of Governors of the Young Lawyers Section of the Jacksonville Bar (1999-2005); President (2004-2005) President, Young Lawyers Section of the Jacksonville Bar (2004-2005) Member, The Florida Bar
COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT

Downtown Investment Authority, City of Jacksonville (2017-present)

Chair, Jacksonville Ethics Commission (2011, 2012) Master, Chester Bedell Inn of Court Leadership Jacksonville, Class of 2002

Latest News

Check back here for the latest information regarding my Florida Bar Board of Governors campaign.

Website Announcement

In October, I qualified to run for one of the two seats on the Florida Bar Board of Governors representing the Fourth Judicial Circuit.  Since then I have met with[…]

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The Florida Bar Board of Governors Announcement

Several weeks ago, after learning that current Florida Bar Board of Governors Member, Fred Franklin, did not intend to run for reelection, I made the decision to run for this[…]

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