Gordon earned an undergraduate and master’s degree from the University of Florida, where he was an active student leader. In recognition of his efforts, Gordon was named Outstanding Student Leader and selected for membership into the University of Florida Hall of Fame and Florida Blue Key Leadership Honorary. Gordon subsequently earned his law degree from Florida State University’s College of Law.
Gordon has held a number of leadership roles in the legal profession and his community. He served as president of The Florida Bar Young Lawyers Division, where he led an organization representing approximately 25,000 members, is a past member of The Florida Bar Board of Governors, and currently serves on the Florida Commission on Access to Civil Justice. Gordon is past president of the Rotary Club of Metropolitan Ocala, and serves on the Boards of Directors of the Boys & Girls Club of Marion County, the Public Education Foundation of Marion County, and the University of Florida Alumni Association. Gordon is also an adjunct professor at the University of Florida’s College of Law.
Gordon is admitted to practice in the state courts of Florida, the U.S. District Court, Middle District of Florida, and the U.S. Supreme Court.