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David L. Gordon


P 404-586-1845 F 404-525-1173


David L. Gordon


David L. Gordon is a principal in the Atlanta, Georgia, office of Jackson Lewis P.C.

Since completing law school, David has focused his practice on labor and employment litigation on behalf of management. He has successfully tried cases to juries and been lead defense counsel in complex multi-plaintiff employment actions. He also has appeared as a speaker before numerous business organizations and employee relations groups concerning labor and employment issues.

David presented oral argument to the United States Supreme Court on behalf of the employer in EEOC v. Waffle House, Case No. 99-1823, where the Court considered the impact of a private arbitration agreement on the EEOC’s litigation remedies. Outside of work, he enjoys spending time with his family, playing golf and following the University of North Carolina Tar Heels.

Honors and Recognitions

  • The Best Lawyers in America©, "Labor Law - Management", "Litigation - Labor and Employment" (2014-present)
  • Chambers USA, “Labor & Employment” (2017)
  • Super Lawyers®, "Super Lawyer" (2005, 2009-2014)

Professional Associations and Activities

  • American Bar Association
  • Georgia State Bar Association