Cozen O’Connor: Gordon, Lawrence Scott

Lawrence Scott Gordon


San Francisco

(415) 593-9646

(415) 692-3452

Lawrence is an intellectual property and commercial litigator with more than 30 years of experience in state and federal, trial and appellate courts. He has handled wide-ranging cases involving contract and business disputes, shareholder derivative and related corporate matters, legal and accounting malpractice, employment issues, trade secret, patent, trademark, and copyright cases. He has successfully tried numerous cases, obtaining favorable verdicts, representing both plaintiffs and defendants.

Lawrence obtained his J.D. at the University of Miami as a member of its Law Review. He has received numerous awards as a top lawyer in both Intellectual Property and Commercial Law. He is a Martindale AV Preeminent rated attorney. Lawrence is admitted to practice law in both California and Florida. 


  • University of Miami School of Law, J.D., magna cum laude, 1983
  • Florida International University, M.S., summa cum laude, 1997
  • Emory University, B.A., summa cum laude, 1978
  • California
  • Florida
  • U.S. District Court -- Southern District of Florida
  • U.S. District Court -- Middle District of Florida
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit
  • U.S. District Court -- Northern District of California
  • U.S. District Court -- Southern District of California
  • U.S. District Court -- Central District of California