Philip L. Gordon is a shareholder in the Denver office of Littler Mendelson, P.C., the nation’s largest law firm representing only management in employment and labor law matters. He co-chairs the Firm’s Privacy and Background Check Practice Group. Mr. Gordon regularly counsels clients on the full range of workplace privacy and data protection issues, including the monitoring of employees’ electronic communications and social media activity; drafting lawful social media policies; background checks; “Bring Your Own Device” programs; location tracking; compliance with HIPAA and other federal, state and international data protection laws; and security incident preparedness and response. Mr. Gordon sits on the Advisory Board of BNA’s Privacy and Security Law Report and has served on the Editorial Board and Educational Advisory Board of the International Association of Privacy Professionals. He also has taught privacy law as an adjunct professor at the University of Colorado Law School. He is a graduate of Princeton University and New York University School of Law. After law school, he served as a judicial clerk on the United States Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit.