Gerald M. Gordon: Lawyer with Gordon Silver

Gerald M. Gordon

Shareholder
Las Vegas,  NV  U.S.A.
Phone(702) 796-5555

Peer Rating
 5.0/5.0
AV® Preeminent

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Practice Areas

  • Business Restructuring & Bankruptcy
  • Creditors' Rights
  • Group Chair
 
University University of Nevada, Las Vegas, B.A., 1970
 
Law SchoolUniversity of California, Los Angeles, J.D., 1973
 
Admitted1973, Nevada; U.S. District Court, Nevada; U.S. District Court, Arizona; U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Arizona; U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Nevada; U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Mississippi; U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Northern District of Texas; U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Southern District of California; U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Central District of California; U.S. Court of Appeals, 3rd Circuit; U.S. Court of Appeals, 9th Circuit; U. S. Bankruptcy Court, Delaware; U. S. Bankruptcy Court, New Jersey; U. S. Bankruptcy Court, Southern District of New York
 
Memberships 

Affiliations
Nevada State Bar Association, Member
Clark County Bar Association, Member
American Bankruptcy Institute
Jewish Federation of Las Vegas, Board Member
Congregation Ner Tamid, Past President

 
Biography

Mr. Gordon is a shareholder in and founder and chairman of the firm's Business Restructuring & Bankruptcy Department. As one of the most influential and accomplished attorneys in Nevada, Mr. Gordon remains a prominent figure in the courtroom and business community. Throughout his four decades of legal service, the firm's Business Restructuring & Bankruptcy Department has become synonymous with business restructuring and bankruptcy in the Southwest.

Mr. Gordon has been integrally involved in all aspects of the firm's complex insolvency practice. Mr. Gordon and the Business Restructuring & Bankruptcy Department have acted as lead counsel, representing debtors, committees, trustees, and creditors on many significant representations.

A certified specialist in business bankruptcy law by the American Board of Certification, Mr. Gordon has lectured extensively on both gaming and non-gaming related bankruptcy issues, including before the National Conference of Bankruptcy Judges.

Distinctions

Mr. Gordon has been voted among the Best Lawyers in Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights Law for 25 years, and received the highest Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review Rating for his ethics and legal ability.
AV Certification Rating by Martindale-Hubbell
American Bankruptcy Board of Certification, Certified Specialist in Business Bankruptcy
Best Lawyers of America 2013 - 2015 for Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights, Insolvency and Reorganization Law, Las Vegas
Mountain States Super Lawyers , 2007 - 2014; Listed as Top 100 from 2012 - 2014
Nevada Business: Legal Elite, 2012 - 2013
Clark County Bar Association's 40 Years Club Inductee, 2013
Vegas INC: Top Lawyers 2013

Publications
Author, “Basic Bankruptcy in Nevada and Creditors Rights and Protection of Security Interest in Bankruptcy”
Co-Author, “Bankruptcy Trends in the Gaming Field,” Journal of Bankruptcy Law and Practice, May/June 2001

In the News

On The Move: Gordon Silver's Listed in Best Lawyers

Twelve attorneys at Gordon Silver were noted in Vegas INC's On the Move as being recently selected as “Best Lawyers” in the 2015 Best Lawyers in America . Attorneys were selected in various practice areas based on high peer reviews.

In addition, Gregory E. Garman and Jeffrey A. Silver were also selected as “2014-2015 Lawyer of the Year” in the noted category.

Posted on: Sep 25th, 2014 Posted In: GS In the News Source: Vegas INC Seven Gordon Silver Las Vegas Lawyers Selected for 2014 Mountain States Super Lawyers

Gordon Silver has seven lawyers selected for inclusion in the 2014 edition of Mountain States Super Lawyers .

Posted on: Aug 22nd, 2014 Posted In: GS In the News Source: Vegas INC. Sixteen Gordon Silver Attorneys Named as 2015 Best Lawyers

Sixteen attorneys at Gordon Silver were recently selected as “Best Lawyers” in the 2015 Best Lawyers in America . Attorneys were selected in various practice areas based on high peer reviews.

Posted on: Aug 19th, 2014 Posted In: Press Releases Source: Gordon Silver Lawyers Receive Top Super Lawyers Honors

Gordon Silver is pleased to announce that seven of our lawyers have been selected for inclusion in the Top 100 in the 2014 edition of Mountain States Super Lawyers .

Posted on: Jul 02nd, 2014 Posted In: Press Releases Source: Five Gordon Silver Lawyers Listed in Super Lawyers Top 100

Gordon Silver is pleased to announce that 30 of our lawyers have been selected for inclusion in the 2014 edition of Mountain States Super Lawyers . Of note, four of our shareholders are in the Top 100 List: Gerald Gordon, Jeffrey Silver, Michael Feder, Eric Hone and John Krieger.

Posted on: Jun 23rd, 2014 Posted In: GS In the News Source: Mountain States Super Lawyers Magazine Two Renowned Stutman Lawyers Move To Gordon Silver; Attorneys to Open Firm's Los Angeles Office on May 1, 2014

Gordon Silver is pleased to announce that, effective May 1, 2014, three bankruptcy and restructuring lawyers from Stutman are joining and opening the firm's first California office. Eric D. Goldberg and Eve H. Karasik will be joining as shareholders and Danielle A. Pham will be joining as an associate, all members of the Business Restructuring & Bankruptcy practice group. Goldberg and Karasik are nationally known for their work on prominent bankruptcies.

Posted on: Apr 24th, 2014 Posted In: Press Releases Source: Esteemed Attorney, Thomas J. Salerno, Moves To Gordon Silver

Gordon Silver is pleased to announce that Thomas J. Salerno will be joining our firm as a shareholder and administrative partner in charge of our Phoenix office. He will be a member of our Business Restructuring & Bankruptcy practice group.

Posted on: Apr 23rd, 2014 Posted In: Press Releases Source: Thirty Gordon Silver Lawyers Selected As Super Lawyers For 2014 Mountain States Super Lawyers

Gordon Silver is pleased to announce that 19 of our lawyers have been selected for inclusion in the 2014 edition of Mountain States Super Lawyers . In addition, 11 of our lawyers have been selected as Rising Stars.

Posted on: Apr 11th, 2014 Posted In: Press Releases Source: Gordon Silver Lawyers Listed in 2013 Top Lawyers Edition of Desert Companion

Congratulations to our seven Gordon Silver attorneys included in the 2013 Top Lawyers Edition of Desert Companion. The publication partnered with Martindale-Hubbell to list lawyers in Southern Nevada that have reached the highest levels of ethical standards and professional excellence.

Posted on: Oct 22nd, 2013 Posted In: GS In the News Source: Desert Companion Gordon Silver Attorneys Included in 2013 Vegas INC Top Lawyers List

Congratulations to our six Gordon Silver attorneys included in the 2013 Vegas INC Top Lawyers special edition, September 2013.

Posted on: Sep 30th, 2013 Posted In: GS In the News Source: Vegas INC.

 
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Gerald M. Gordon

3960 Howard Hughes Parkway, 9th Floor
Las VegasNV 89169-5978




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