Gilbert S. Goshorn, Jr. joined the Firm in 2002 after serving as judge of the Fifth District Court of Appeal for ten years, where he was Chief Judge from 1991-93. Prior to serving on the 5th DCA, Mr. Goshorn served as judge with the Eighteenth Judicial Circuit, and was Chief Judge of that court during his tenure. He was nominated for appointment to the Florida Supreme Court in 1993. Mr. Goshorn served on the Judicial Qualification Commission and was Chair from 1997 to 1998. Mr. Goshorn is a graduate of the University of Florida College of Law where her was a member of Florida Blue Key, and the University of Florida Hall of Fame. Mr. Goshorn is AV rated by Martindale-Hubbell and has been named as one of Florida Trend’s Florida Legal Elite in appellate practice. Sadly, the firm lost our mentor and friend on October 26, 2011.