Peggy Gilbert is a native of Dover-Foxcroft, Maine. She knew she wanted to be a lawyer when she was 11. She founded the firm, known today Gilbert Law Offices, as a solo practice in 1984.
She is a graduate of the University of Maine and Gonzaga University Law School in Spokane, Washington. After being admitted to practice in 1982, Peggy served as an assistant Maine Attorney General in the human services division. She was the first assistant to be based in Bangor.
She later served as a bond claim supervisor for Peerless Insurance Company in Keene, New Hampshire, before returning to Maine to open her private practice. Peggy is a former member of the executive committee of the Penobscot County Bar Association. She also served on the Lawyer Referral Committee of the Maine State Bar Association.
Since her retirement from active practice, Peggy serves as Of Counsel to the firm. She has also served as a Trustee of Unity College and President of the Maine Icelandic Horse Association. She is an active member of the Maine Association of Nonprofits.
University of Maine
Gonzaga University Law School
Maine State Bar Association
Maine Trial Lawyers Association
Penobscot County Bar Association
Maine Association of Non-Profits