Aviva Y. Gordon

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Business Litigation Attorney in Henderson, NV

Gordon Law
 | 2850 West Horizon Ridge Parkway, Suite 200
Henderson, NV 89052
Phone: 702-900-1926
Fax: 702-527-5559
Selected to Super Lawyers: 2017 - 2019
Licensed Since: 1994
Practice Areas:
  • Business Litigation (30%),
  • Business/Corporate (30%),
  • General Litigation (20%),
  • Estate Planning & Probate (10%),
  • Closely Held Business (10%)
Attorney Profile

Located in Henderson, Nevada, Aviva Y. Gordon is the founder of Gordon Law. Providing representation to businesses and individuals throughout Clark County, her practice encompasses several areas of the law. 

In her business law practice, Ms. Gordon advises entrepreneurs as to which form of business legal entity would be the most appropriate for their needs. She then prepares the requisite documents and files them, and in addition drafts shareholder and operating agreements. Once they have been formed, Ms. Gordon provides counsel in such matters as leasing, debt and equity financing transactions, mergers and acquisitions, and regulatory compliance. She also prepares employee agreements and handbooks, and she advises management in how to avoid running afoul of federal and state employments laws. In addition, Ms. Gordon provides litigation representation to businesses that are either pursuing or defending against claims.

Ms. Gordon additionally has extensive estate planning experience, and in that regard she prepares and reviews wills, living and irrevocable trusts, and financial and health care powers of attorney. She also works with business owners in developing buy-sell agreements and succession plans.

The quality of Ms. Gordon's work in all of these endeavors as well as her high degree of ethics have earned her the esteem of her colleagues. She has received an AV Preeminent* peer review rating through Martindale-Hubbell and an "Excellent" peer review rating through Avvo. In addition, Ms. Gordon has repeatedly been named to Nevada Business Magazine's annual Legal Elite list.

Ms. Gordon is a 1990 recipient of a Bachelor of Arts in political science from Boston University. Her legal education came at California Western School of Law, where she participated in the Philip C. Jessup International Law Moot Court Competition. Admitted to practice in Nevada and California, she is also admitted to practice before the U.S. District Court for the District of Nevada and the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of California.

*AV®, AV Preeminent®, Martindale-Hubbell Distinguished and Martindale-Hubbell Notable are certification marks used under license in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Martindale-Hubbell® is the facilitator of a peer review rating process. Ratings reflect the anonymous opinions of members of the bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Rating™ fall into two categories – legal ability and general ethical standards.

Practice Areas
Lawyer Practice Area Pie Chart

Business Litigation (30%): Trade Secret, Non-Compete Agreements

Business/Corporate (30%): Business Formation and Planning, Limited Liability Companies, Partnership, Sub-chapter S Corporations, Contracts, Business Organizations

General Litigation (20%)

Estate Planning & Probate (10%): Estate Planning, Living Wills, Power of Attorney, Trusts, Wills

Closely Held Business (10%)

Focus Areas

Trade Secret, Non-Compete Agreements, Business Formation and Planning, Limited Liability Companies, Partnership, Sub-chapter S Corporations, Contracts, Business Organizations, Estate Planning, Living Wills, Power of Attorney, Trusts, Wills


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Super Lawyers: 2017 - 2019

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About Aviva Gordon

Admitted: 1994, Nevada

Professional Webpage: http://gordonlawlv.com/welcome/bio/


  • As selected among peers in Nevada, Legal Elite, Nevada Business Magazine
  • Nevada Women’s Hall of Fame, Member
  • Preeminent Lawyer, Martindale Hubble
  • Board Member of the Year, Henderson Chamber of Commerce, 2017
  • Super Lawyer

Bar/Professional Activity:

  • Nevada
  • Henderson Chamber of Commerce, Legislative and Issues Committees, Chair
  • California

Pro bono/Community Service:

  • Board Member, Henderson Library Foundation
  • Board Member, Southern Nevada Law Enforcement Memorial Foundation
  • Board Member, Henderson Community Foundation

Scholarly Lectures/Writings:

  • Nevada Legal Aid Center’s Small Business Project Seminar
  • SCORE, Contributor
  • Henderson Chamber of Commerce, Contributor
  • Nevada Women’s Chamber of Commerce, Contributor
  • Women’s Business Enterprise Council, Contributor

Educational Background:

  • Boston University, 1990
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Office Location for Aviva Y. Gordon

2850 West Horizon Ridge Parkway
Suite 200
Henderson, NV 89052

Phone: 702-900-1926

Fax: 702-527-5559

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Last Updated: 9/5/2019

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