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Dean Bailis Gordon

Dean Bailis Gordon

Practice areas:

Discrimination, Sexual Harassment, Wrongful Termination, Personal Injury, Wrongful Death

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About Me

I will help you obtain justice!

I represent people who have been wronged by insurers, employers, and governments, including sex/race/disability disrmination and harassment, failure to accommodate, and wrongful termination.


Languages Spoken: English, Spanish

Practice Areas

Licensed since 1974

  1. Wrongful Termination: 25%
    18 years, 100 cases
  2. Sexual Harassment: 25%
    18 years, 50 cases
  3. Discrimination: 25%
    18 years, 100 cases
  4. Personal Injury: 20%
    41 years, 250 cases
  5. Wrongful Death: 5%
    41 years, 10 cases



Hourly ($400/hour), Contingent (25-45%)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check

Attorney Endorsements

9 total 

  • Robert Close Strickland

    I endorse this lawyer. Extremely thorough, knowledgable, and attentive to client needs.


    Robert Strickland Personal Injury Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

  • Aryeh Leichter

    I endorse this lawyer. Dean is a mediocre fantasy football owner, but an excellent attorney!


    Aryeh Leichter Wrongful Termination Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Law Office of Dean B. Gordon

1220 East Olive Avenue
Fresno, CA, 93728-3600




Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Northern California SuperlawyerSuperlawyers2015
President's Award for Oustanding Advocacy in Civil LitigationCentral California Trial Lawyers' Association2005
Law Firm of the YearCentral California Legal Services1998
Attorney of the YearCentral California Legal Services1995

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
AttorneyLaw Office of Dean B. Gordon1976 - Present


Association NamePosition NameDuration
Fresno County Bar AssociationBoard of Directors1995 - 1998
American Trial Lawyers AssociationMember1984 - Present
Central California Trial Lawyers AssociationMember1983 - Present
Consumer Attorneys of CaliforniaMember1983 - Present
State Bar of CaliforniaMember1974 - Present
Fresno County Bar AssociationMember1974 - Present

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
Horsford v. Board of Trustees of California State UniversityWon appeal. Published at 132 Cal.App. 4th 359
McGuire v. Bennett & Bennett IrrigationSettled for $2.25 million
Snow & King v. California State University Board of Trustees$1,600,000 settlement

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Publication NameTitleDate
Horsford v. Board of Trustees132 Cal.App.4th 3592005


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of California at Davis School of LawN/AN/AN/A
Univ of California Santa CruzN/AN/AN/A