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Frank X. Gordon

Frank X. Gordon was state supreme court justice, lawyer. Bar: Arizona 1954.

Background

  • Gordon, Frank X. was born on January 9, 1929 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Frank X. and Lucille (Gburek) Gordon.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Stanford University, 1951. Bachelor of Laws, University Arizona, 1954.

    Career

    • Associate Gordon and Gordon, Kingman, Arizona, 1954-1962. Attorney City of Kingman, 1955-1957. Judge Superior Court Mohave County (Arizona), Kingman, 1962-1975.

      Justice Arizona Supreme Court, Phoenix, 1975-1992, retired chief justice, 1992. Attorney Roush, McCracken & Guerrero, since 1992. Member various committees Arizona State Bar.

      Arizona representative to Council for State Court Representatives, National Center State Courts.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Arizona 1954.

    Politics

    Some people think that involvement in political life is something Christians should avoid. But God is present everywhere, including political institutions.

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Religion

    The Covenant is the means of grace by which the relationship with God is accepted and then sustained. It is therefore not so much about getting in to a relationship with God as it is about staying in it.

    Denomination: Methodist

    Views

    Holiness is not just about personal spirituality and prayer. It will also be expressed through a commitment to social justice and enabling other people to become followers of Jesus.

    Membership

    Board visitors University Arizona Law School, 1972-1975. Trustee Chester H. Smith Memorial Scholarship Fund. Past board directors, president Mohave County Mental Health Clinic, Inc.

    Past member Governor's Commission Mental Health. State board directors Arizona Heart Association. Active Boulder Dam Area council Boy Scouts American.

    Member American Bar Association, Arizona Bar Association Maricopa County Bar Association, American Judicature Society, Mohave County Chamber of C. (past president). Lodges: Rotary, Elks.

    Connections

    • Married Joan C. Gipe, September 17, 1950. Children: Frank X., Candace Gordon Lander.
    • father: Frank X. Gordon
    • mother: Lucille (Gburek) Gordon
    • spouse: Joan C. Gipe
    • children: Frank X. Gordon
    • Candace Gordon Lander Gordon
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    Born January 9, 1929
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