Rick A. La Trace who joined the Mobile law firm of Johnstone, Adams, Bailey, Gordon & Harris, LLC in 2002, has passed three different state bar examinations – Alabama, Mississippi and Florida – during the last 12 months. La Trace earned Bachelor of Arts degrees in Criminal Justice and Psychology, summa cum laude, from St. Louis University in 1997. He graduated with honors from Illinois Institute of Technology’s Chicago-Kent College of Law in 2002. La Trace is a member of the Defense Research Institute, Alabama Defense Lawyers Association, the Mississippi Defense Lawyers Association, and the Mobile and American bar associations. He is the son of Richard and Georgia La Trace of Mobile.