Ivan Gonzalez is an attorney with the firm’s Litigation Practice Group. Ivan’s practice focuses on commercial litigation, contract disputes, and real estate and construction matters in state and federal courts. Prior to joining Gammage & Burnham, Ivan worked as an assistant counsel with the Department of the Navy Office of the General Counsel. In this role, Ivan provided legal counsel to numerous Navy officers and senior executives, as well as their staff, primarily focusing on employment law, procurement law, and real estate. He litigated complex employment matters that included sexual harassment, discrimination, and federal whistleblower claims.
Ivan earned his law degree, magna cum laude, from the Michigan State University College of Law. At MSU, Ivan participated in moot court and the Immigration Law Clinic. He also interned with the Honorable Denise Page Hood of the United District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan. Ivan received his B.A. in Secondary Education – History, magna cum laude, from Arizona State University. Prior to law school, he served as a social studies teacher in the Valley.
When not at the office, Ivan enjoys spending time with his wife and two sons, traveling, and reading. As a native Arizonan, he is a diehard Arizona Cardinals and Sun Devils sports fan.
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