P&P Mourns the Passing of Attorney Gary A. Jenkins

March 30, 2020

It is with very heavy hearts that we share with you that on Sunday, March 29, 2020, Gary A. Jenkins, Esq. died of complications resulting from COVID-19 (coronavirus). More than an attorney, Gary was a great friend. To know him was to love him. His giant heart and personality will be sorely missed.

Gary was of counsel to Pappalardo & Pappalardo, LLP. Known by some as “Alexander the Great,” Gary was involved in the music and entertainment industry since 1989. He represented those in music, television, and film, and has served as general counsel for several record labels. Gary further represented many restaurants and bars in contract negotiations and licensing applications. Moreover, he was well versed in general civil practice, including landlord & tenant law and family law. An ivy-league grad, Gary attended Princeton University and Columbia Law School.

Gary is survived by his wife Maria and three children, his mother Marie Jenkins, and his brother Dr. Wallace R. Jenkins Jr. He was known and loved by innumerable family members and friends as well. We will provide additional details as they become available.

If you were represented by Gary (G. A. Jenkins Law Firm, P.C.) in a legal matter, please send us an email message to Include your name, contact information, and a short description of the matter in which Gary represented you. As a courtesy to Gary’s clients, we are helping to sort out Gary’s caseload and will try to provide you with information, including referrals to attorneys who may be able to assist you with your legal matter.