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Gordon A. Glenn was born in Gary, Indiana on March 3, 1953. He grew up in Alhambra, California where he attended Emery Park grade school, Alhambra High School, and California State University, Los Angeles where he obtained a Bachelor's Degree in Business Arts Pre-Legal in 1974. He attended the University of LaVerne College of Law and obtained his Juris Doctor Degree in 1978. He took the State Bar Exam in the Summer of 1978, passed and was admitted to practice law shortly after.

Aftger passing the bar examination, Mr. Glenn joined Jacoby & Meyers as an associated attorney. Thereafter he was an associate attorney at the Law Offices of David R. Cadwell. In 1985, with Mr. Cadwell, he started the Law corporation Cadwell & Glenn and moved to San Diego to open the San Diego branch office of the law firm. In 1990, Mr. Glenn left the firm and started his own practice. He has been at the present location at 4248 Adams Avenue, in the Kensington Area of San Diego since 1992.

Over the years, nearly 100% of Mr. Glenn's practice has been representing injured victims in personal injury matters. In addition, Mr. Glenn has represented victims of legal malpractice, insurance bad faith, and civil litigants.

Mr. Glenn enjoys the interaction with his clients and prides himself on the fact that most of the clients that come to him are either returning satisfied clients or referrals from satisfied clients. It is the goal of Mr. Glenn to see that his clients received personal and profession representation to achieve fair compensation for their loss. Mr. Glenn personally handles each claim. When a client needs to contact Mr. Glenn, he is readily available by telephone or email. A case will not settle unless the client is completely satisfied. 

Memberships: State Bar of California; San Diego County Bar Association; Los Angeles County Bar Association; Consumer Attorneys of San Diego; Kensington Talmadge Business Association.


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Practice areas


  1. Personal Injury: 60%
    37 years, 1 thousand cases
  2. Car Accident: 20%
    37 years
  3. Landlord & Tenant: 20%
    37 years



Contingent (33-40%), Free consultation (30 minutes)

Payment types:

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  • Michael Stephen Berg

    I endorse gordon's work. i know gordon to be a very diligent, intelligent and extremely hard-working attorney. i have known gordon for over 10 years and believe he is very concerned about the outcome of each case that he personally handles.


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Contact info

Gordon Glenn Attorney at Law

4248 Adams Ave
San Diego, CA, 92116


We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
OwnerLaw Offices of Gordon A. Glenn1991 - Present
PartnerCadwell & Glenn1984 - 1990
Associate AttorneyLaw Offices of David R. Cadwell1983 - 1984
Associate AttorneyJacoby & Meyers1980 - 1983
Association namePosition nameDuration
Adams Avenue Business AssociationMember2007 - Present
Kensington Talmadge Business AssociationMember2004 - Present
San Diego County Bar AssociationMember1985 - Present
State Bar of CaliforniaMember1978 - Present
Los Angeles County Bar AssociationMember1978 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Powell v. San Diego Unified Port District$150,000 settlement
Cuff v. Grossmont Union High SchoolUnanimous Reversal
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Publication nameTitleDate
Trial Bar NewsUninsured Motorist Coverage - The Agreement To Reduce: Are You Sure You Obtained The Policy Limits?1992
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of La Verne College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1978
California State University, Los AngelesBusiness AdministrationBS - Bachelor of Science1974