Robert J. Gordon
Robert 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.
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.
Weitz & Luxenberg PC
New York, NY 10003
Phone: (212) 558-5500