A Central Florida native, Gary was born and raised in Orlando, Florida as the eldest son of two Assistant State Attorneys. He grew up entrenched in the legal system. He attended Seminole State College where he was inducted into the Phi Theta Kappa National Honor Society before achieving his A.A. Degree in Criminal Justice. He attended University of Central Florida attaining a B.S. in Criminal Justice while also working for the Orange County Clerk of Courts. In 2020 he was accepted to FAMU College of Law where he attended for a year before leaving due to medical issues related to the COVID-19 Pandemic. Since leaving law school, he interned as a paralegal for a law firm in New York City, and worked as a Family Law Paralegal with another local firm before coming to work for Rohe Law.
In his spare time, Gary enjoys spending time with his wife Katie, daughter Dottie, and son Henry; studying military and legal history and he plans to return to Law school to achieve his J.D. in the future.