Jeff Gordon
Texas General Land Office

1700 Congress Avenue
Austin, Texas 78701, United States
Areas of Practice
  • Business Organizations
  • Commercial Law & Contracts
  • Real Estate

Practice/Organization Description

I am the General Counsel and chief legal officer for the oldest state agency in Texas.

The General Land Office (GLO) manages state lands, operates and manages the Alamo, helps Texans recovering from natural disasters, helps fund Texas public education through the Permanent School Fund, provides benefits to Texas Veterans, and manages the vast Texas coast.

GLO's Office of General Counsel provides legal advice and counseling to the different agency divisions on various legal issues, including oil, gas & energy, real estate, coastal and environmental matters, state contracting and procurement, disaster response and recovery, litigation, open records, open meetings and employment law.

Bar Admissions

State Bar of Texas

Western District of Texas

US Court of Appeals for the 5th Circuit

US Court of Appeals for the 4th Circuit


Georgetown University Law Center

Professional Associations & Memberships

Catholic Diocese of Austin, Red Mass Committee: Committee Co-Chair, 2009-2012

Association of Catholic Professionals, Member

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