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Richard Gordon

Richard Gordon

Practice areas:

Environmental and Natural Resources, Business, Real Estate, Administrative Law

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1976

  1. Environmental and Natural Resources: 45%
    40 years
  2. Business: 25%
    34 years
  3. Real Estate: 20%
    34 years
  4. Administrative Law: 10%
    40 years

Attorney Endorsements

1 total

  • Linnea Long

    I endorse this lawyer's work. He is meticulous about grasping all of the information that will be needed to make informed strategy decisions. This is a particularly useful skill in keeping environmental hazardous waste remediation work within budget.

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    Linnea Long General Practice Attorney
    Relationship: Co-worker

Contact Info

2737 W Commodore Way
Seattle, WA, 98199-1257

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
WAActive197607/06/2015
MTActive197611/22/2014

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
2013 Top Rated Lawyer in Energy/EnvironmentalALM2013
Profiled in National Law Journal In-House Counsel ColumnNational Law Journal2005
AV Rating - 1995 to PresentMartindale-Hubbell1995

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
General CounselTOC Holdings Co.2007 - Present
General CounselTime Oil Co.2001 - 2007
Corporate CounselTime Oil Co.1985 - 2001
AssociateHeckendorn Law Firm1982 - 1985
Assistant Regional CounselU.S. Department of Energy - Region X, Seattle1979 - 1982
Special Assistant Attorney General & Hearing ExaminerMontana Department of Natural Resources & Conservation1975 - 1979

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Association of Corporate Counsel chapterBoard of Directors - Washington State Chapter2000 - 2009
Association of Corporate CounselMember1998 - Present
Washington State Bar AssociationMember1976 - Present
State Bar of MontanaMember1976 - Present

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
New York University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1975
University of ChicagoCultural AnthropologyBA - Bachelor of Arts1972

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Lectured at Peking University Law School, Beijing, PRCThe Increasing Role of Alternative Dispute Resolution ("ADR") in US Environmental Law & Practice2014
Lectured at Beijing Normal University Law School, Beijing, PRCThe Increasing Role of Alternative Dispute Resolution ("ADR") in US Environmental Law & Practice2014
Lectured at Peking University Law School, Beijing, PRCUS Environmental Law Meets US Insurance Law: Who Pays? A Practical Analysis2012
Lectured at Beijing Normal University Law School, Beijing, PRCUS Environmental Law Meets US Insurance Law: Who Pays? A Practical Analysis2012
Lectured at Peking University Law School, Beijing, PRCBNSF v. US: US Superfund Law Turns a Corner2010
Lectured at Beijing Normal University Law School, Beijing, PRCBNSF v. US: US Superfund Law Turns a Corner2010
Lectured at Peking University Law School, Beijing, PRC"Regulation of The Petroleum Industry in the US" & "Water Law of the Western US"2009
Presented a 2 Week Solo Seminar at Peking University Law School, Beijing, PRC (China)The Development of Enviromental Law & Practice in the U.S. - A Practical Primer2006