Lori Gordon | Croke Fairchild Morgan & BeresLORI SIMON GORDON | SENIOR COUNSEL



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Lori Gordon is an experienced business attorney and executive with a breadth of experience advising clients on matters of business law for over 30 years in various settings. Prior to CROKE FAIRCHILD MORGAN & BERES and its predecessors, Lori practiced corporate and securities law in a large firm environment for 13 years, first at Schiff Hardin and then at Latham & Watkins, where she became a partner in 1991. Subsequently, she worked as the Director of Corporate Development and General Counsel for Jellyvision, Inc., an interactive media company. Following Jellyvision, Lori worked for seven years as Loss Prevention Counsel at Attorneys’ Liability Assurance Society, Inc., A Risk Retention Group (ALAS), the largest mutual company provider of lawyers’ professional liability insurance coverage to large law firms. She has consulted for companies on legal and business matters and authored a book, “Rest Assured: The Sabbatical Solution for Lawyers” (ABA, 2002). Lori received her undergraduate degree with honors from Brown University; her JD from the Northwestern University School of Law, where she served as an Editor of the Northwestern Journal of International Law and Business; and her MBA from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern. Lori is a member of the American Bar Association. She also served for the last several years as a member of the Governing Board of the Working Group on Legal Opinions Foundation, an organization that provides a national forum for the discussion of important issues relating to closing opinions.