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Robert P. Gordon

Robert P. Gordon, American lawyer, specializing in the field of Bankruptcy Law, Civil Litigation Law, Debtor-Creditor Law, Collections Law, Post-Judgement Law, Appellate Law, Real Estate Law. Member of Goldman & Gordon, L.L.P.


Gordon, Robert P. was born on January 16, 1935 in Los Angeles, California, United States. Son of James B. and Ethel N. (Rosenstein) Gordon.


University of California at Los Angeles (Bachelor of Science, 1956). University of Colorado at Boulder. University of Southern California (Juris Doctor, 1959).


Plotsky v. Friedman, in re Jack Friedman, BAP-CAL, 1991 126 BR 63; In Re Daylin, Inc., 9th Circuit, 1979, 596 F2d 853; Ruiz v. Ruiz, 6CA 3d 58, 85 CR 674; Lujan v. Gordan, 70 California 3d 260, 138 CR 389; Associates Capital Services v. Security Pacific National Bank, 91 California 3d 819, 154 CR 392; Hachten v. Stewart, 42 California 3d Supp 1, 116 CR 631; United Savings & Loan Association v. Hoffman, 30 California 3d 306, 106 CR 275. Worked at Goldman & Gordon, L.L.P. (Los Angeles, California) specializing in General Civil and Trial Practice in all State and Federal Courts. Commercial, Real Estate, Probate, Corporate, Bankruptcy, Consumer, Fidelity and Surety, Insolvency, Insurance and Subrogation Law. Admitted to the bar, 1960, California.

1971, United States. Supreme Court. Nu Beta Epsilon. Judge Pro Tem, Los Angeles Municipal Court, 1972—. Member, Panel of Arbitrators, American Arbitration Association.

Member, Arbitration Panel, Los Angeles Superior Court, 1979—. Member: Beverly Hills, Century City, Los Angeles County, Federal and American (Member, Sections on: Litigation. Corporation, Banking and Business Law.

Insurance, Negligence and Compensation Law) Bar Associations. State Bar of California. Defense Research Institute, Inc.

Association of Southern California Defense Counsel. Commercial Law League of America. American Bankruptcy Institute.

Financial Lawyers Conference. Goldman & Gordon, L.L.P. has over 30 years of legal expertise in their respective areas and continue to maintain a high standard of knowledge and proficiency through substantial ongoing continuing legal education programs provided by various specialized sections of the State Bar of California. The firm employs qualified legal secretaries and other assistant personnel who perform all necessary ancillary functions that are required for the proper and orderly handling of all client matters.

Support personnel are familiar with the use of computers in the preparation of cases for trial, and as a direct result, Goldman & Gordon, L.L.P. has successfully litigated a number of major cases involving complex factual and legal issues. The attorneys of Goldman & Gordon, L.L.P. endeavor to evaluate with the client the economics of litigation. We regularly consult with the client to estimate the projected cost of litigation.

The firm is listed in the Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers.


Served with United States Coast Guard Reserve, 1960-1965. Member American Bar Association (litigation section, corporation, banking and business law section, insurance, negligence and compensation law section), Los Angeles County Bar Association, Federal Bar Association, Finance LawyersConf., Defense Research Institute, Association Southern California Defense Counsel, Commercial Law League American, American Arbitration Association (panel arbitrators), Surety Claims Association Los Angeles, American Bankruptcy Institute, Century City Bar Association, NuBeta Epsilon, Zeta Beta Tau.


Married Joanne Phillips Gordon. Children: Leslie, Bruce, Michael, Julie.