Sekou M. Gary
For the last 18 years, Attorney Sekou Gary has been fighting for justice in civil courtrooms across America. He has represented clients in 19 different states and has experience in both state and federal court. Sekou’s focus areas are Wrongful Death, Personal Injury, and Products’ Liability. However, Sekou has specialized sports and entertainment law skills and has had many high profile cases and celebrity clients including World Champion Boxer, Floyd Mayweather Jr., and Music Mogul Curtis “50 Cent” Jackson.
Sekou is a member of The National Black Lawyers – Top 100 for the state of Florida. Attorney Gary has recently recognized as one of the Top 25 Products Liability lawyers in the state of Florida by The Products Liability Trial Lawyers Association. He also serves on the National Advisory Board of the Association of Plaintiff Interstate Trucking Lawyers of America. Sekou was recognized by The National Law Journal as one of their 2015 Elite Trial Lawyers. He has been invited to join the Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum on several occasions. Sekou is a member of the National Bar Association, the American Bar Association, and the National Trial Lawyers Association.
Sekou was born in Raleigh, North Carolina and raised in Stuart, Florida where he attended elementary, junior high, and high school. After graduating from Martin County High School, Sekou attended North Carolina Central University in Durham, North Carolina where he became a member of Kappa Alpha Psi, Fraternity Inc., and graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Political Science in 1995.
After completing his undergraduate studies Sekou graduated with his Juris Doctorate from Quinnipiac University School of Law in Hamden, Connecticut in 1999. At Quinnipiac University School of Law, Sekou enjoyed such honors as serving as the president of the Black Law Students Association; qualifying for the school’s Law Review Write-On Competition; and being selected as one of three justices to preside over Student Honor Court.
Sekou and his wife Taylora reside in Stuart, Florida. Sekou has five children, Chloe, Joanisse, Chancellor, Christian and Chaise. In 2015, Sekou’s oldest son, Chancellor, was selected as one of twelve children to compete for a $100,000 college scholarship and the title of “America’s smartest child” on Lifetime Network’s Child Genius: Season 2. Sekou is an active member of the Boy Scouts of America where he serves as Committee Chair of Troop 811 in Jensen Beach, Florida.