Robert J. Gordon

Robert J. GordonRobert J. Gordon is Of Counsel at the New York City based personal injury law firm of Weitz & Luxenberg.

As the Chief Trial Lawyer at Weitz & Luxenberg, Robert Gordon has amassed more than $400 million in jury verdicts over his career, which began when national asbestos cases were first starting to materialize.

Gordon is not just a major player, he helped write the rules of engagement in asbestos litigation. He’s been at Weitz & Luxenberg since 1991, serving as the firm’s trial front man in high-profile cases involving asbestos-related illnesses, drug companies, dangerous medical devices and environmental pollution.

He’s engineered many of Weitz & Luxenberg’s biggest success stories, winning 12 cases with verdicts worth at least $10 million, among his 36 total judgments of $1 million or more.

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Notable Court Victories
Amount Case Case Type Victory Type
$13,504,045 McDarby, et al. v. Merck & Company Personal Injury; Defective Drugs; Product Liability Verdict
$12,600,000 Estate of Scanlon v. Owens-Corning Fiberglas, et al. Wrongful Death; Mesothelioma; Product Liability Verdict
Membership in Court Victories Clubs

Multimillion-Dollar Verdicts & Settlements Club - member since 2017.

Contact Info

Weitz & Luxenberg PC
700 Broadway
New York, NY 10003
Phone: (212) 558-5500