- FAMILY LAW
University of South Dakota School of Law
Awards & Honours
Vanessa has been a licensed attorney practicing primarily in the area of family law matters since 2005, when she graduated with honors from the University of South Dakota School of Law. She concentrates on representing individuals in all areas of family and juvenile law. Vanessa is a 2009 graduate of the Nebraska State Bar Association’s Leadership Academy and a former chair of the Bar Association’s Legal Services Committee. She regularly teaches continuing legal education sessions for other family law attorneys in Nebraska. Recently, Vanessa was honored to receive the 10 Best Client Satisfaction designation from the American Institute of Family Law Attorneys in 2016, as well as the Top 10 Attorneys Under 40 award from the National Academy of Family Law Attorneys in 2015. As managing member of GordenLaw, Vanessa directs all legal services performed by attorneys and staff at the firm.