Law School/Year: J.D., Western State University
California; U.S. District Court, Southern District; U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit
Gordon Cruse is in his 28th year of practice. He is a Certified Legal Specialist in Family Law. Gordon received his certification from the California State Bar Board of Legal Specialization back in 1993. Gordon is a Fellow in the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers as well as the International Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers. Gordon is listed in Best Lawyers in America in both the family law litigation and family law mediation. He has been selected as one of the Best Lawyers in San Diego each year since 2008.
Gordon lectures on family law topics including trial issues, tracing and custody matters. Gordon and his lecture partner, James Hennenhoefer, CLS-F speak all over the country on issues on electronic discovery and evidence. Presentations on e-discovery have been made to the AICPA, CalCPA Society, The San Diego County Bar Association, The Bar Association of North San Diego County, The American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, the Louisville Bar Association and other organizations. Gordon recently completed the Georgetown Law Electronic Discovery Academy.
Gordon is married to his wife Gala.