Barry Gilbert

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Columbia, Missouri
When going through a family law matter it could be a difficult time in your life. Your mind may be racing from the thought of a looming divorce or any family matter. You want to make sure you have an attorney by your side to fight for you. Barry Gilbert is a Senior Associate Attorney for Stange Law Firm, PC and practices out of our Columbia, Missouri office and is here to listen and guide you through your case.
Mr. Gilbert has practiced extensively in the area of family law since 2005, and he brings his extensive and varied experience to every case he handles. Mr. Gilbert earned his Bachelor of Science in Biology, with honors research, as well as his Juris Doctorate, from the University of Missouri, in Columbia.
Mr. Gilbert litigated environmental matters for the State of Missouri, as an Assistant Attorney General in the 1990s, then worked with construction litigation for an insurance defense firm for a few years before returning to his home town in 2005 to become a Partner in Harris, Harris & Gilbert, LLC where he focused on family law litigation, representing public & governmental entities and general civil litigation. Mr. Gilbert was a past president of the Johnson County Bar Association, a past board member of the Western Missouri Medical Center Foundation and of the National Recreation-Advocacy Organization “The Access Fund”. Mr. Gilbert lives in Columbia with his wife, Kelly, whom he met in 1985, and enjoys rock climbing with his daughter, Abigail, when she visits from her studies at the University of Washington, in Seattle.
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Bar Admissions

  • Missouri


  • University of Missouri School of Law
    • J.D.
  • University of Missouri - Columbia
    • B.S.
    • Major: Biology

Pro Bono Activities

  • MU Extension Office Annie’s Project – Presenter on estate planning issues and strategies
  • Johnson County Bar Association – Past President
  • Warrensburg Schools Foundation – Past Board Member
  • The Access Fund – Past Board Member and Regional Coordinator, formulating recreational policy