Harold K. Gordon

Harold Gordon has served as lead trial counsel in multiple jury trials, arbitrations, and evidentiary hearings and as industry liaison counsel in class action litigation. He also frequently represents companies and individuals in SEC and internal board committee investigations and enforcement proceedings. Harold has represented clients in securities, corporate, commercial, and products liability matters in New York and other jurisdictions across the country.

Harold's recent representations include R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company in a multiweek jury trial culminating in a defense verdict on behalf of R.J. Reynolds, and the Audit Committee of a NASDAQ company in connection with internal and SEC investigations. Harold has also recently represented the sellers of an aviation facility in a multimillion dollar arbitration, the CEO of a telecommunications company in litigation pursued by the New York Attorney General's Office, as well as a public insurance company and a chief financial officer in separate SEC investigations.

Harold is a member of the ABA, NY Bar Association, the City Bar, and the Association of SEC Alumni. He also is a member of the Federal Bar Council Inn of Court Program and the Federal Bar Council's Board of Trustees. In addition, he is a member of the Professional Advisory Board of the NYU Journal of Law & Business and an Advisory Fellow for The Heyman Center on Corporate Governance at the Cardozo Law School. He is a member of the Executive Committee of the Cardozo Law School Alumni Association.

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Areas of Practice 1) Litigation, 2) Business and Tort Litigation (USA), 3) Corporate Criminal Investigations, 4) Product Liability Litigation, 5) Securities Litigation & SEC Enforcement and 6) Florida Practice
Law School Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law
Education Syracuse University (B.A., 1985)
Bar Member / Association New York, Connecticut, and Florida
Most recent firm Jones Day
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