Keara Gordon, DLA Piper
Keara Gordon’s practice includes the defense of class actions that involve a variety of substantive areas, including securities, privacy, insurance and consumer litigation; financial and corporate litigation and counseling; corporate governance litigation; and internal investigations.
She regularly defends publicly traded companies and their officers and directors in securities class actions, in breach of fiduciary duty litigation, in appraisal actions and in related litigation in state and federal courts across the country, and she has been involved in appeals to the Second, Fourth, Fifth and Eleventh Circuits and the appellate courts of New York, Washington, D.C., Delaware and Maryland. She also regularly represents audit committees and officers and directors in connection with internal investigations, and has done so in a variety of substantive areas such as accounting issues, potential OFAC violations, potential theft by company officers “tone at the top” issues, and in connection with disclosures to the Securities and Exchange Commission, the Department of Treasury and the Department of Defense. She has also defended broker-dealers and registered representatives in state court and in arbitrations before FINRA.
She received her B.A. from Iona College and her J.D. from Georgetown University Law Center.