Gordon-Alexander Wille represents companies in various types of commercial litigation and dispute resolution across the globe with a focus on defending US, German and other European manufacturers in product liability claims, ranging from single-plaintiff cases to nationwide class actions. He is licensed to practice in both the US (California) and Germany. Gordon-Alexander has been involved in all stages of litigation, including discovery, pre-trial motions, and trial preparation.
As a native German and member of our Germany team, Gordon-Alexander also advises German and other international clients in a wide range of corporate and commercial law matters, including cross-border M&A, joint ventures, formations and venture capital.
Prior to joining the firm, Gordon-Alexander worked with leading international law firms in New York and Berlin. During his postgraduate legal training with the Higher Regional Court of Berlin, he has also spent time as a legal trainee with the Federal Ministry of Defense and the German Embassy in Washington DC.
Gordon-Alexander actively supports the Friends of the Urban Forest, a nonprofit organization promoting a larger, healthier urban forest as part of San Francisco’s green infrastructure through community planting, tree care, education and advocacy.
Memberships and Affiliations:
State Bar of Lower-Saxony, Germany (Member RAK Braunschweig)
Barrister Club of The Bar Association of San Francisco (BASF)
University of Texas at Austin, LL.M., Global Energy, International Arbitration and Environmental Law
University of Bayreuth, J.D.
University of Bayreuth, Supplementary Degree in Business and Economics