Gordon Dale Cruse

Gordon Dale Cruse

Divorce / Separation Lawyer
San Diego, CA




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66 questions answered.

About Me

I am in my 31st year of practice. I work in Family Law, divorce matters, and electronic discovery matters. I serve as litigation counsel (traditional lawyers role), as a mediator of Family Law and divorce matters for couples in a Family Law and divorce case and as a privately compensated temporary judge where I am the judicial officer making the decisions in the case. I am an expert in e-...

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Payments & Fees

Payment Types

Cash, Check, Credit Card


Hourly ($525/hour)

Client Reviews

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I recommend Gordon Cruse wholeheartedly and without reservation for all divorce and child custody issues!

Posted by: a Divorce client almost 5 years ago.

Mr. Cruse has represented me in a high conflict divorce for the past several years. Throughout this time, he has not only represented me and my...


Posted by: Robert about 1 year ago.

I was referred to Gordon by a fellow lawyer to handle my divorce. i interviewed a number of excellent attorneys before i chose Gordon. My full...
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Showing 2 of 16 peer endorsements

Douglas MacMillan Borthwick
Douglas Borthwick

Santa Ana, CA

3 months ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I endorse this lawyer.
Janis Kay Stocks
Janis Stocks

San Diego, CA

7 months ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I endorse this lawyer. He is one of the premier Family Law attorneys in San Diego County.
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1983 License Status: Active for the state of California.
Last updated by Avvo: 02/26/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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1984 – present

Law Office of Gordon D. Cruse


Showing 1 of 2 degrees

1982 Juris Doctor in Law

Western State Univ


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1998 Norby Award

San Diego Family Court Judges


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2006- present

International Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers

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Showing 2 of 2 publications

2014 Technology in the Law Office, the Battleground of Efficiency vs Ethics

California State Bar Family Law News

2008 The Landscape of Family Law

San Diego Magazine

Speaking Engagements

Showing 2 of 13 occasions

2014 Technology & Ethics in the Law Office

at UCSD Extension Program

2014 E-Discovery in Family Law

at Oregon Family Law Conference

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