Mr. Garcia received his B.A. degree in government from Notre Dame University in 1975 and his Doctor of Jurisprudence from the University of Texas School of Law in 1978.
After he received his Texas State Bar license in 1978, Mr. Garcia was commissioned as a Captain in the United States Army where he served as legal counsel in the Judge Advocate General (JAG) Corps.
His background includes litigation as an Assistant District Attorney in Bastrop, Texas, and an Assistant County Attorney for Civil Affairs (section chief) in Montgomery County, Texas.
He founded Garcia & Garcia, Attorneys at Law, P.C. in 1984 and has remained in private practice since that time. He is now the owner of The Gilbert G. Garcia Law Firm in Conroe, Texas. Mr. Garcia is a member of the State Bar of Texas (Criminal Justice Section Member & Individual Rights & Responsibility Section Member), Texas Board of Legal Specialization – Criminal Defense, Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers Association, National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, College of the State Bar of Texas, The National College for DUI Defense, Inc., The National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws (NORML) and a lifetime member of Houston NORML. Garcia is also a member and past president of the Montgomery County Bar Association and the Montgomery County Criminal Defense Lawyers Association. He is a proud member of The Woodlands Bar Association, Texas Exes and the Alliance of Board Certified Attorneys.