Certification
Florida Bar Board Certified Specialist in Marital and Family Law
Fellow of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers™

Practice Areas
As a Florida Bar Board Certified Specialist in Marital and Family Law, Kenneth A. Gordon serves as the Head of Brinkley Morgan’s Family Law Department. With 20 years of legal experience, he focuses his practice on handling complex family law matters, including dissolutions of marriage, alimony, parental responsibility and timesharing disputes, business valuations, prenuptial and postnuptial agreements, equitable distribution, adoption, domestic partnership agreements, appeals and all other family law related matters.

An active member of the community, Mr. Gordon is a member of the Palm Beach and South Palm Beach County Bar Associations, is past Chair of The Florida Bar’s Seventeenth Judicial Circuit Grievance Committee “I,” and is a member and past Chair of the Family Law Section of the Broward County Bar Association. He also serves as Vice Chair of the Board of Directors for Broward Partnership for the Homeless and on the Board of Trustees and Executive Committee for South Florida PBS for Palm Beach, Broward and Dade counties.

AV Preeminent® rated by Martindale-Hubbell, Mr. Gordon has received numerous recognitions, including “Top Lawyers in South Florida” by South Florida Legal Guide from 2004 to 2012 and 2014 to 2017, “Florida Super Lawyer” by Super Lawyers Magazine every year since 2011, Super Lawyer’s “Top 100” in Miami in 2016, “Leader of Distinction” by Florida Weekly in 2014, and The Best Lawyers in America® from 2016 to 2017. As co-creator of the seminar “Sunbathing on the Molten Banks of Hell: A Divorce Survival Guide,” Mr. Gordon has lectured extensively before legal groups and published numerous articles on a variety of family law topics.

Publications and Presented Materials
Speaker, “Domestic Violence: Sword or Shield?” Brinkley Morgan’s Family Law Seminar for Mental Health Professionals, February 16, 2016
Speaker, “Following Ethical Guidelines in Adoption Law,” National Business Institute’s “Adoption Law: Start to Finish” Seminar, December 3, 2015
“Divorce Law in Florida: Marital Agreements,” Brinkley Morgan Legal Talk Blog, August 26, 2015
Speaker, “A Primer on Florida’s Marchman Act, Baker Act and Domestic Violence; Proceedings Under Chapter 741,” Brinkley Morgan’s Divorce Law Seminar for Mental Health Professionals, January 17, 2014
Speaker, “Alimony and Divorce Planning,” Palm Beach County Financial Planning Seminar, May 2013
Speaker, “Same Sex Adoptions and Co-Parenting: The New Frontier in Florida Law,” Brinkley Morgan’s Divorce Law Seminar for Mental Health Professionals, December 6, 2012
Speaker, “Kaaa vs. Kaaa; Accountant/Client Confidentiality,” Brinkley Morgan’s Divorce Law Seminar for Accounting Professionals, June 8, 2012
Author, “There’s Nothing Fair About Dividing Assets During a Divorce,” Brinkley Morgan Legal Talk Blog, December 8, 2011
Speaker, “Self Help or Self Destruction?” Brinkley Morgan’s Divorce Law Seminar for Mental Health Professionals, December 2, 2011
Author, “Creating Families: 5 Tips When Considering Adoption,” HowToLearn.com, April 6, 2011
Seminar Co-creator and Speaker, “Sunbathing on the Molten Banks of Hell: A Divorce Survival Guide,” February 2011
Seminar Moderator and Organizer, “Practical and Theoretical Aspects of Evidence for the Family Law Practitioner,” The Florida Bar, November 2010
Speaker, “Child Support,” The Florida Bar, May 2009
Speaker, “The Valuation of Collectibles, Antiques, Vessels, and other Personal Property,” The Florida Bar, May 2007
Co-Author, “Working with the Vocational Expert,” ABA Family Advocate, Vol. 29, No. 4, Spring 2007
Co-Author, “Tax Traps for Nonresident Aliens,” ABA Family Advocate, Vol. 27, No. 3, Winter 2005
Speaker, “Parenting Coordination: The New Statute,” Broward County Bar Association

Accomplishments
AV Preeminent® rated by Martindale-Hubbell
“Best Lawyers in America,” U.S. News & World Report, 2016-2017
“Top Lawyers in South Florida”, South Florida Legal Guide, 2004-2012, 2014-2017
Florida Super Lawyer®, Super Lawyers Magazine, 2011-2016
– “Top 100” in Miami, 2016
“Leaders of Distinction,” Florida Weekly, August 2014

Professional Associations
The Florida Bar
– Family Law Section, CLE Committee, Former Member
– Seventeenth Judicial Circuit Grievance Committee “I,” Chair
Broward County Bar Association, Family Law Section, Member and Former Chair
Palm Beach County Bar Association, Member
South Palm Beach County Bar Association, Member
Fellow of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers™

Community Engagement
Broward Partnership for the Homeless, Board of Directors, Vice Chair
South Florida PBS for Palm Beach, Broward and Dade Counties, Board of Trustees and Executive Committee

Admissions
Florida
U.S. Supreme Court

Education
Florida State University, Bachelor of Science, 1983
University of Miami, Juris Doctor, cum laude, 1997