Gary Smith joined the Office of Counsel in 1996. As University Counsel, Gary is responsible for assisting the UAB facilities and maintenance departments with all contracting issues concerning campus construction and renovation activities. He also provides legal assistance and guidance to the UAB Real Estate Office regarding the purchase and sale of real property and leasing issues.
Gary earned his B.A. from Birmingham-Southern College and his J.D. from The University of Alabama School of Law. He is a member of the Alabama State Bar and the National Association of College and University Attorneys.