Matthew W. Gordon

Senior Associate Attorney


Mr. Gordon’s practice involves representing employees in all aspects of employment litigation. He has experience dealing with both single-plaintiff and class action matters. He has favorably resolved cases involving sexual harassment, discrimination, retaliation, and wrongful termination.

Mr. Gordon also has significant experience handling wage and hour matters involving claims relating to unpaid overtime, meal and rest breaks, misclassification, and unlawful wage statements. Mr. Gordon has handled all aspects of civil litigation from case inception through trial.  He has successfully argued motions for class certification, motions for summary judgment, and cases before the Court of Appeal.

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J.D., UCLA School of Law, 2009

M.Ed., Ohio State University, 2004

A.B., Princeton University, summa cum laude, 1995

Admitted to Practice

U.S. District Court, Central District of California

U.S. District Court, Southern District of California

U.S. District Court, Northern District of California

U.S. District Court, Eastern District of California

U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit


In addition to Mr. Gordon’s professional admittances, he is an active member of California’s legal community.