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David Eliot Gordon

David Eliot Gordon, American lawyer. Bar: California 1972.

Background

  • Gordon, David Eliot was born on March 8, 1949 in Santa Monica, California, United States. Son of Sam and Dee Gordon.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Harvard University, 1969. Juris Doctor, Harvard University, 1972.

    Career

    • Partner O'Melveny & Myers, Los Angeles, 1980—2005. Principal Frederic W Cook & Company Inc., since 2008. Adjunct professor Loyola Law School, since 2000.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: California 1972.

    Works

    • Founder, editor Employee Retirement Income Security Act Litigation Reporter. Contributor articles on tax and employee benefits and executive compensation to professional journals.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Membership

    Trustee Center for Early Education, 1997—2009, president, 2005-2009. Fellow Los Angeles County Bar Foundation (life, president 1984-1985, board directors 1980-1986), American College Employee Benefits Counsel(president since 2008). Member American Bar Association (employee benefits committee since 1986), American College Tax Counsel, Los Angeles County Bar Association (tax section, president 1990-1991).

    Personality

    Interests

    Tennis, squash, racquetball.

    Connections

    • Married Mary Debora Lane, March 5, 1978.
    • father: Sam Gordon
    • mother: Dee Gordon
    • spouse: Mary Debora Lane
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    Born March 8, 1949
    (age 68)
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