Kenneth A. Gordon


Marital and Family Law

About Kenneth A. Gordon

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 over 25 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 Chair of the Board of Directors for Broward Partnership for the Homeless.

AV Preeminent® rated by Martindale-Hubbell, Mr. Gordon has received numerous recognitions, including: “Top Lawyers in South Florida” by South Florida Legal Guide; “Florida Super Lawyer” by Super Lawyers Magazine every year since 2011, Super Lawyer’s “Top 100” in Florida in 2018, and “Top 100” in Miami from 2016-2022; “Leader of Distinction” by Florida Weekly in 2014; and The Best Lawyers in America® from 2016 to 2023 and Best Lawyers 2023 “Lawyer of the Year – Family Law – Fort Lauderdale”.  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.

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AV Preeminent® rated by Martindale-Hubbell

“Best Lawyers in America,” U.S. News & World Report, 2016-2023

– “Lawyer of the Year – Family Law – Fort Lauderdale,” 2023

Florida Super Lawyer®, Super Lawyers Magazine, 2011-2022

– “Top 100 Florida Super Lawyers,” 2018

– “Top 100 Miami Super Lawyers,” 2016-2022

“Top Lawyers”, South Florida Legal Guide, 2004-2012, 2014-2020, 2022

“Top Lawyers,” Fort Lauderdale Illustrated, 2022

“Leaders of Distinction,” Florida Weekly, August 2014


The Florida Bar

Family Law Section, CLE Committee, Former Member

Seventeenth Judicial Circuit Grievance Committee “I,” Former Chair

Broward County Bar Association, Family Law Section, Member & Former Chair

Palm Beach County Bar Association, Member

South Palm Beach County Bar Association, Member

Broward Partnership for the Homeless, Board of Directors, Chair


Fellow of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers™

Florida Bar Board Certified Specialist in Marital & Family Law (2008-Present)


Florida (1997)

U.S. Supreme Court


Florida State University, Bachelor of Science, 1983

University of Miami, Juris Doctor, cum laude, 1997