Steven Ben Gordon
Steven Ben Gordon is a New Yorker to his core. Gordon’s great grandparents emigrated to New York City in the early 1900s. Initially residing in Manhattan’s lower east side tenements Gordon’s grandparents, uncles, aunts and cousins eventually settled throughout the five New York City borough neighborhoods and the greater New York Metropolitan region suburbs.
Gordon’s parents met at Queens College. As New York City school teachers, they raised their family on Long Island. Gordon’s great Uncle Sid played for the then New York Titans that became today’s New York Jets. Gordon grew up playing soccer in the local town parks and playing street hockey in the suburban Long Island streets of Nassau County and Suffolk County New York. He continues to root for his childhood favorite hockey team The New York Islanders.
Gordon graduated from a 13-year religious studies program in North Massapequa, New York while simultaneously graduating from General Douglas MacArthur High School in Levittown, New York. He is a graduate of Buffalo State College in Buffalo, New York with a bachelor’s degree in Business Studies. Gordon graduated from California Western School of Law in San Diego, California. He received his Juris Doctor of Law and was awarded American Jurisprudence honors for his membership on the law school’s trial competition team. Additionally, he received the American Jurisprudence Honors in Trial Advocacy while simultaneously interning under the guidance of some the nation’s premier criminal defense trial lawyers at both the San Diego Federal Defenders and San Diego Public Defenders offices.
Gordon's stature in the New York legal community is buttressed by his success on behalf of his clients. He has a stellar reputation as an engaging speaker, writer and member of several bar associations.
When it comes to summary eviction proceedings, not all attorneys are created equal. As one of New York City’s foremost authorities on landlord-tenant disputes, Gordon has been inserted into thousands of residential and commercial eviction proceedings. He has gained a wealth of knowledge and experience litigating landlord tenant cases as a law firm associate attorney and as of counsel to New York’s top tier real estate law landlord tenant law firms. Gordon has developed a highly regarded landlord tenant evictions law practice located in Queens, New York.
In the past nine years, Gordon has represented thousands of landlords and tenants like you. He is an experienced Queens eviction lawyer that understands New York’s highly combative civil housing court and commercial court system. Gordon knows the parts, procedures, process and people in the landlord tenant court system to effectively and expeditiously resolve your case. Whether by settlement negotiation, litigation or trial, Gordon strives to find cost-effective, practical solutions to resolve landlord tenant disputes.
J.D., California Western School of Law
B.S., Buffalo State College