Vanessa J. Gorden
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Vanessa J. Gorden

Family Law Attorney
Lincoln, NE

AVVO

RATING

9.5

No Misconduct

Languages

English

Answers and Advice

214 questions answered.

About Me

Vanessa attended the University of South Dakota for college, graduate school, and law school, and earned her J.D. from the University of South Dakota School of Law in 2005. She is a member of the Thomas Sterling Honor Society, the highest honor bestowed upon the top 10% of students in each USD Law graduating class. Prior to moving to Lincoln in 2008, Vanessa practiced law in rural northeastern...

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Practice Areas

Payments & Fees

Payment Types

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Fees

Fixed (Sometimes), Hourly ($155-$225/hour), Retainer (Sometimes)

Client Reviews

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One of the best

Posted by: Michael almost 2 years ago.

Vanessa Gorden is an outstanding lawyer and I really enjoyed working with her. She made things easy to understand and set a reasonable timetable on...

WE COULD NOT HAVE BEEN IN BETTER HANDS.

Posted by: a Child Custody client almost 2 years ago.

The first time I hired Vanessa Gorden, in 2010, it was to handle my divorce / child custody case, and I simply cannot say enough good about things...
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Endorsements

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Amanda Van Wyhe
Amanda Van Wyhe

Sioux City, IA

About 2 months ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Vanessa is down to earth and has excellent insight. I would recommend her to anyone looking for a good honest family law attorney.
Dmitriy Shakhnevich
Dmitriy Shakhnevich

Brooklyn, NY

7 months ago

Relationship: Other

I endorse this lawyer.
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Résumé

License

2006 License Status: Active for the state of Nebraska.
Last updated by Avvo: 04/09/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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2011 – present

GordenLaw, LLC

Education

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2005 JD - Juris Doctor and MA - Master of Arts English in

University of South Dakota School of Law

Awards

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2005 Thomas Sterling Honor Society

University of South Dakota School of Law

Associations

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2012- present Editorial Board

Nebraska Lawyer


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Portfolio

Speaking Engagements

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2014 Family Law 101: Paternity and Modifications

at NSBA Annual Meeting - VLP Seminar

2014 Representing Parents in Juvenile Delinquency Proceedings

at GAP (Going Ahead Prepared)

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