Gerald B. Keane received his legal training at the University of Florida and has practiced in Sarasota since 1973. Board-certified in martial law and family law, he has been president of the Sarasota County Bar Association, chairman of the Florida Bar Grievance Committee, and author of child support and contact guidelines for the 12th Judicial Circuit. Additionally, he has led many community service organizations. He is the author of Florida Law: A Layman’s Guide, also published by Pineapple Press.