Douglas L. Gordon was born and raised in Florence, South Carolina. He was admitted to the California State Bar and the U.S. District Court, Eastern District of California in 1993. He is also admitted to the U.S. District Court, Northern District of California.
Mr. Gordon received his B.A. Degree, cum laude, from Wake Forest University in Winston-Salem, North Carolina in 1983. He received an M.A. Degree in Linguistics from the University of South Carolina in 1988, and his J.D. Degree from the University of California, Hastings College of the Law in 1992.
Mr. Gordon is a member of the Fresno County Bar Association, the State Bar of California, and the Consumer Attorneys of California. Mr. Gordon is involved in the Fresno County Schools Mock Trial Program.
Mr. Gordon has received an AV rating from the Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review Ratings. Mr. Gordon has been selected as a Northern California Super Lawyer every year since 2008.