Mr. Gordon is a Principal and serves as General Counsel for Harrison Street Real Estate Capital, LLC. In addition, he is a member of the firm's Investment Committee and Leadership Committee. Mr. Gordon also serves on the Executive Committee of several of the firm's student housing, senior housing, medical office, self storage and boat storage real estate joint ventures.
Mr. Gordon is also the Chief Compliance Officer for both Harrison Street Advisors, a registered investment advisor which is the investment manager for Harrison Street Core Property Fund, L.P., a fund focusing on core investments within Harrison Street's property sectors, and Harrison Street Securities, LLC, which is dedicated to the management of publicly traded real estate-related securities on behalf of institutional clients and high net worth individuals. During his tenure with the firm, Mr. Gordon has overseen the structuring and formation of each of Harrison Street's three closed end real estate funds representing approximately $1.2 billion in capital commitments, the launch of Harrison Street Core Property Fund, L.P., as well as over 30 joint-ventures with real estate operating partners around the U.S. Prior to joining the firm he was a partner of DLA Piper US LLP, recently ranked as the largest law firm in the world.
Mr. Gordon has participated on numerous panels regarding joint venture investing in the U.S. and Europe and structural and related aspects of REITs and domestic and European real estate private equity funds. Mr. Gordon is a member of the Real Estate Roundtable and the legislative subcommittee of the National Association of Real Estate Investment Trusts. Mr. Gordon received a B.A in Accounting from Michigan State University, a Masters in Business Administration from Michigan State University, and a J.D. (with honors) from the University of Michigan.