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DLA Piper LLP (US)
1251 6TH AVE,
NEW YORK, NY 10020-1104
United States

Work Department

Litigation, Arbitration and Investigations; Corporate and Securities Litigation; Class Actions; Insurance and Reinsurance Disputes; Insurance; Financial Services


Partner,  Co-Chair, Class Action Litigation Practice Group


Keara Gordon is a trial lawyer who defends class actions and complex litigation across a variety of substantive areas, including consumer, securities, privacy, and insurance litigation in a myriad of industries, as well as financial and corporate litigation and counselling. She also has substantial appellate experience, including appeals to the Second, Third, Fourth, Fifth, Sixth, Seventh, Ninth, and Eleventh Circuits, and the appellate courts of New York, DC, Delaware, and Maryland.

Keara has been with the firm more than 25 years, and has served on the firm-wide Executive Committee, as the Chair of the Partner Nominating Committee, co-chair of the Class Action Litigation Practice Group, and on the Steering Committee for DLA Piper’s National Leadership Alliance for Women (LAW), among other leadership roles. Keara served on the board of directors of MAC Angels, a non-profit corporation that helps families coping with ALS, and coaches her daughter’s mock trial team at the Ursuline School, which in their first year of competition won first place in the 2017 Thurgood Marshall Junior Mock Trial Program.


J.D., Georgetown University Law Center; B.A., Iona College