Lawyers

Seattle
701 Fifth Avenue
Suite 2100
Seattle, WA 98104


Education

J.D., magna cum laude, University of Michigan Law School, 2006

  • Order of the Coif
  • Recipient, Ralph M. Freeman Award for Excellence in Criminal Law/Criminal Procedure
  • Recipient, Certificate of Merit for Criminal Procedure and Juries
  • University of Michigan Law School’s Campbell Moot Court Executive Board Member
  • Honors in Legal Writing and Research

B.A., double major in Philosophy and English, University of Notre Dame, 1995

Clerkship

United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit

Judicial Externship

United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois

Michigan Court of Appeals

Patrick Jordan has experience in commercial litigation, tort lawsuits and appeals. His experience involves asbestos, personal and catastrophic injury, construction, product liability, and software disputes in both state and federal courts. Mr. Jordan has successfully represented clients in all stages of a lawsuit – from obtaining dismissals of his clients before trial, to completing full arbitrations, to representing clients in appellate practice before the Washington Court of Appeals, the Washington Supreme Court, and the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth and the Fourth Circuits.

Mr. Jordan also has extensive experience with cases involving fraud, real property, partnership disputes, air pollution, securities fraud, and white collar criminal issues, while at other firms in Seattle.

Prior to joining Gordon & Rees, Mr. Jordan worked in sales management for ten years for companies such as Adelphia Communications Corp., YMCA, and Vector Marketing Corp.

Admissions

Washington
U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Washington
U.S. District Court for the Western District of Washington
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit

Memberships

Washington State Bar Association