Zachary N. Gordon

Zachary N. Gordon

Associate
Location:
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Phone:
412-471-5924
Fax:
412-471-7351
Email:

Attorney Gordon received his Juris Doctorate from the University of Pittsburgh School of Law, where he graduated magna cum laude and earned membership in the Order of the Coif and the Order of the Barristers. He also graduated with the John P. Gismondi certificate in civil litigation.

During his time at the University of Pittsburgh School of Law, he interned for a United States District Judge for the Western District of Pennsylvania, served on the Editorial Board of the University of Pittsburgh Law Review, was a certified legal intern for Neighborhood Legal Services, and a legal writing teaching assistant. He earned CALI Excellence for the Future Awards in Contracts and Advanced Torts.

Attorney Gordon represented the University of Pittsburgh School of Law in the National Health Law Moot Court Competition and participated in the Murray S. Love Mock Trial Competition. He won the University of Pittsburgh School of Law's Appellate Moot Court Competition.

Before law school he graduated magna cum laude from Juniata College earning his Bachelor of Arts with distinction in Politics.

His practice focuses on equitable distribution, support, custody, and media law.

Areas of Practice

  • Divorce
  • Child / Spousal Support
  • Custody
  • Media Law

Litigation Percentage

  • 85% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Pennsylvania, 2014
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Pennsylvania, 2014

Education

  • University of Pittsburgh School of Law, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
    • J.D. magna cum laude - May, 2014
    • Honors: Order of the Coif
    • Honors: Order of the Barristers
    • Honors: John P. Gismondi Certificate in Civil Litigation
    • Honors: CALI Excellence for the Future Awards in Contracts and Advanced Torts
    • Honors: National Health Law Moot Court Competition
    • Honors: Murray S. Love Mock Trial Competition
    • Honors: Winner, University of Pittsburgh School of Law's Appellate Moot Court Competition
    • Law Review: University of Pittsburgh Law Review, Alumni Chair, 2013 - 2014
  • Juniata College, Huntingdon, Pennsylvania
    • B.A. magna cum laude - 2011
    • Honors: With Distinction
    • Major: Politics

Published Works

  • Amending the Appellate Rule to Better Serve Pennsylvania’s Children, Point of Law-ACBA YLD, 2015

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Pennsylvania Bar Association –Family Law Section, Member, 2014 - Present
  • Allegheny County Bar Association –Family Law Section, Member, 2014 - Present

Past Employment Positions

  • United States District Judge for the Western District of Pennsylvania, Intern

Languages

  • English