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Gary was admitted to the Florida Bar in 1982. He is currently A-V rated by Matindale Hubbell as well as a Super Lawyer in the area of Wills, Trusts and Estates. Gary practiced at Beggs & Lane for 31 years prior to leaving to open the Law Offices of Gary B. Leuchtman, PLLC in January 2014. Gary has been Board Certified by the Florida Bar in Wills, Trusts & Estates since 1994. He has served on the Wills, Trusts & Estates Certification Committee on three seperate occassions totalling over 14 years (having chaired that committee on two separate occassions). Gary has also served on 12 years on the Probate Rules Committee of the Florida Bar (chairing the General Rules Subcommittee for many years). Gary has served as president of the Northwest Florida Estate Planning Council, Chairperson of the United Way of Escambia County Foundation and on the Board of Directors of United Way of Escambia County, United Way of Florida and WSRE-TV for many years.  Gary provides personal client service and has developed one of the most sophisticated and experienced estate planning practices in Northwest Florida. He may be of assitance wheter you need basic esttae planning to protect your family or you have complex estate planning, business succession planning or estate/trust administrations issues confronting you. 


Practice areas


  1. Probate: 30%
  2. Estate Planning: 30%
  3. Business: 15%
  4. Tax: 15%
  5. Real Estate: 10%



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The Law Office of Gary B. Leuchtman, PLLC

921 North Palafox Street
Pensacola, FL, 32501


FLMember in Good Standing198206/19/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2014
AV RatedMatindale Hubbell2013
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2009
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2008
United Way Service AwardUnited Way of Escambia County2002
Board Certification-Wills, Trusts & EstatesFlorida Bar Board of Legal Specialization and Education1994
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
AttorneyThe Law Office of Gary B. Leuchtman, PLLC2014 - Present
PartnerBeggs & Lane1983 - Present
Association namePosition nameDuration
Escambia/Santa Rosa Bar AssociationMemberN/A
American Bar Association, Taxation SectionMemberN/A
Florida Bar, Probate and Guardianship Rules CommitteeMemberN/A
Northwest Florida Estate Planning CouncilPresident1986 - 1986
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Davis v. Gulf Power Corporation 799 So2d 298Electricity determinied to be tangible personal property of exemption purposes
Saunders v. Saunders 796 So. 2d 1253Florida law controls disposition of Florida real estate
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School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Florida, Fredric G. Levin College of LawTaxationLL.M - Master of Laws1982
University of Florida, Fredric G. Levin College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1981
Mercer UniversityN/ABS - Bachelor of Science1979
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Probate Process from Start to FinishUnderstanding the Role of the Personal Representative2014
Innovation Coast Quaterly MeetingFunding and Compensation Strategies for Small Businesses2013