Thomas M. Gordon

Thomas M. Gordon

Attorney at Law


716-854-4300 x 287


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Bar Admissions

  • New York
  • U.S. District Court
  • U.S. Tax Court

Attorney Bio

Thomas M. Gordon, a shareholder at Gross Shuman, has been with the firm since 2006. He focuses his practice in the areas of business and corporate law. From initial formation and set up to succession planning and profitable sale, Thomas provides practical counsel and solutions to businesses at all stages.  

In connection with his general business practice, Thomas also assists clients in the areas of federal and state securities law and compliance, mergers and acquisitions, not-for profits, cross-border transactions, estate planning, and commercial real estate and financing.

He belongs to the Erie County and New York Bar Associations and is on the board of directors of the UB Law Alumni Association, Community Concern of WNY, Inc., and Nickel City Community Reinvestment, Inc.  Tom volunteers with the Ronald McDonald House of Western New York and formerly with the Literacy Volunteers of Buffalo and Erie County and City of Buffalo Code Blue.


  • State University of New York, Buffalo School of Law, Buffalo, New York, J.D.
  • College of the Holy Cross, B.A.

Professional Association

  • New York Bar Association
  • Erie County Bar Association
  • University of Buffalo Law Alumni Association

Community Involvement

  • Community Concern of WNY, Inc., Board of Directors
  • University of Buffalo Law Alumni Association, Board of Directors
  • Nickel City Community Reinvestment, Inc., Board of Directors

Professional Recognition

  • Selected by Upstate New York Super Lawyers Rising Star 2013–2018
  • 2018 Buffalo Business First 40 Under 40 honoree

News & Presentations

  • Legal Pitfalls in Failing to Address Dysfunction in Business
  • Minding Your Money: Estate Planning Summary
  • Minding Your Money: Selected Issues in Estate Planning
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