Gavin T. Elliot was born in London, England and emigrated to the United States of America as a child. Mr. Elliot attended the University of Florida on scholarship where he obtained a Bachelor of Sciences in Public Relations, a Minor in Business Administration and graduated from the honors program. Mr. Elliot attended the University of Miami School of Law on scholarship. While at the University of Miami Mr. Elliot was a member of the Mock Trial Team and Law Review. Mr. Elliot graduated from the University of Miami School of Law in 2001.
Mr. Elliot moved to Orlando after graduating and began his practice at the Orange County Public Defenderís Office, where he achieved a successful trial record, and had the privilege of training incoming attorneys.
Mr. Elliot was recruited from the Orange County Public Defenderís Office by a private firm. He had early success with the firm and quickly achieved senior advisory and litigation positions. Mr. Elliot continued with the firm and became lead counsel for the managing partners varied real estate related business interests, which interests generated monthly revenues in the millions. While at the firm he added to his qualifications by becoming a member of the Bar for the Middle District of Florida, and a licensed real estate agent.
Mr. Elliot subsequently left the firm and started his own practice and title company. His practice focused on real estate and commercial transactions and litigation. The title company and law firm rose from start ups to generating hundreds of thousands of dollars in revenue, during the recent financial downturn.
Mr. Elliot joined the firm of Schlegel Caplan, LC, now Caplan & Associates, P.A., on March 31, 2008. While at Caplan & Associates, P.A., Gavin Elliot has been involved in all phases of litigation up to and including trial and appeal.
Caplan & Associates, P.A is a firm that provides its clients with the attention of a small firm and the results of a big firm in the areas of bankruptcy, family law, real estate, and civil litigation.