Attorney Richard Gordon Named Illinois Super Lawyer

On behalf of Gordon Law Offices, Ltd.   |  Sep 17, 2021   |  Firm News
Richard Gordon

CHICAGO (August 2021) – Owner of Gordon Law Offices Richard R. Gordon has been recognized as one of the top “Forty Under 40” attorneys in Chicago and once again deemed Illinois Super Lawyer for the fifth consecutive year. Super Lawyers, recognizes notably distinct attorneys by using a patented multiphase selection process. The process includes independent research, nominations, and peer evaluations. The Super Lawyers list recognizes no more than 5% of attorneys in each state and the Rising Stars list only recognizes half that amount, at no more than 2.5% of attorneys per state. Candidates who are eligible for Rising Stars must be either 40 years of age or younger, or in practice for 10 years or less. To participate in the nomination process, an attorney has to be licensed for five or more years and practice in the state where he or she wishes to nominate.

Mr. Gordon is a top-rated Personal Injury Attorney who has formerly defended insurance companies in both state and federal courts. Representing Chicago and the surrounding area, he frequently handles cases at both appellate and trial levels. Matters of commercial litigation, personal injury, sports law for professional athletes, and workers’ compensation are managed with an unparalleled passionate approach. 

In 1999, Gordon graduated with a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Wisconsin-Madison and continued his education through the Loyola University Chicago School of Law. While attending Loyola, he majored in commercial litigation and became a member of the American Bar Association Moot Court team. Gordon graduated in 2002 with his Juris Doctor and began moving forward with his career as an attorney.

Mr. Gordon realized that he had a true devotion for supporting the injured and the underdogs. Working for both sides of the courtroom gave him unique knowledge that he applies to his own firm to assist in advocating for accident victims. Bad faith litigation, catastrophic injury and wrongful death, commercial and professional liability, declaratory judgment, and medical malpractice are all cases he conducts with passion. 

Millions of dollars have been obtained for clients that have been harmed at the hands of others. His unprecedented approach grants him the ability to neutralize and strategize, anticipating the moves of insurance companies to achieve compensation for his clients. 

For more information on Richard Gordon or for a free consultation with his outcome-oriented law firm, call 312-332-5200 or visit