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Rafael Gil III

Rafael Gil III

Practice areas:

Chapter 13 Bankruptcy, Chapter 7 Bankruptcy, Bankruptcy & Debt, Power Of Attorney, Tax, Uncontested Divorce, Wills & Living Wills, Contracts & Agreements, Corporate & Incorporation, Debt Settlement

About Me

Rafael Gil III was born in San Juan, Puerto Rico in 1975.  He is married to the former Kimberly Phipps of Dothan and has 3 children.  He graduated from AuburnUniversity with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Pre-Law, with an Associates Degree in Criminal Justice in 1997.  He received his Juris Doctor from FaulknerUniversity, Jones School of Law in 2000.  He is licensed in Alabama and the Federal Courts in the Middle District of Alabama.  He is a member of the National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys.


Our offices have the staff and knowledge necessary to handle any case, large or small.  Our offices have successfully filed thousands of chapter 13 and chapter 7 bankruptcy petitions in the United States Bankruptcy Court.  We are dedicated to providing professional legal representation, while providing professional customer service.  Our clients’ cases are our number one priority.  We are dedicated to working one on one with each individual client and provide that personal attention that each client deserves.


Languages Spoken: Spanish, English

Photos and Videos

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2001

  1. Chapter 7 Bankruptcy: 25%
    15 years
  2. Chapter 13 Bankruptcy: 25%
    15 years
  3. Debt Settlement: 5%
    15 years
  4. Corporate & Incorporation: 5%
    15 years
  5. Other: 30%
  6. More 



Fixed (Always)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

8 total 

  • Adam Eugene Parker

    I endorse this lawyer. I have known Rafael for years. He is an honest attorney that always puts his clients first. I believe him to be one of the most knowledgeable bankruptcy attorneys in the state. He is fully capable of handling any bankruptcy or any other legal matter.


    Adam Parker Litigation Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Joseph Anthony Morris

    I endorse this lawyer. I have know Rafael Gil for a number of years and know that he is respected in the legal community for his abilities in helping those considering bankruptcy or that have debt issues. I highly reccomend and endorse Rafael Gil.


    Joseph Morris Personal Injury Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Law Offices of Rafael Gil III, PC

111 Adris Pl
Dothan, AL, 36303-2005


ALAuthorized to practice law200107/19/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Client Distinction AwardMartindale-Hubbell2015
Top 100 LawyersThe National Advocates2014
Client Distinction AwardMartindale-Hubbell2014
Client Distinction AwardMartin Dale Hubbell2013

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Managing PartnerThe Gil Law Firm2012 - Present
Managing PartnerLudlum & Gil, LLC2004 - 2012
PartnerBackus & Gil, LLC1999 - 2004

Association NamePosition NameDuration
Boy Scouts of AmericaChairperson2003 - Present

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Strength v. StrengthDebtor was discharged from his liability to pay domestic obligation debt.

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Publication NameTitleDate
AmazonThe Official Do it Yourself Bankruptcy Kit2014

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Jones School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1999
Auburn University, AuburnPre-LawBS - Bachelor of Science1997

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Relief SocietyFinancial Management2012