Gary R. Campbell was born in Saginaw, Michigan. He graduated cum laude from Mount St. Mary’s University in Emmitsburg, Maryland with a B.A. in philosophy in 1969. He then attended the Pontifical North American College in Vatican City State and graduated from the Pontifical Gregorian University in Rome, Italy with an S.T.B. in theology in 1972. He then attended the Pontifical University of St. Thomas Aquinas in Rome, Italy graduating magna cum laude with an S.T.L. in dogmatic theology in 1977. He attended the Catholic University of America in Washington, D.C. pursuing studies in canon law before earning his J.D. from the University of Detroit Mercy School of Law in 1984.
Mr. Campbell was admitted to the State Bar of Michigan in 1984. He is also admitted to the United States District Court for both the eastern and western districts of Michigan and the United States Court of Appeals for the 6th Circuit.
Mr. Campbell is a member of the State Bar of Michigan, a fellow of the Michigan State Bar Foundation, a member of the Saginaw County Bar Association, Michigan Township Association, Michigan Council of School Attorneys, Michigan Association of School Boards, and former member of the National Association of Railroad Trial Counsel.
Mr. Campbell is currently a member of the St. Mary’s of Michigan Advisory Board and St. Mary’s of Michigan Foundation. He serves on the St. Mary’s of Michigan Foundation’s Finance Committee. He is a former vice president of development for the Saginaw Bay Symphony Orchestra.
Mr. Campbell’s practice areas include municipal law, school law, family law, civil litigation, insurance defense, corporate defense, real property law, estates and trusts, probate law, general practice, and appellate practice.