Jordan A. Goldstein is a litigation partner at Selendy & Gay, PLLC, where he specializes in complex financial products and commercial transactions.
Jordan holds an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School and previously worked as a deal attorney, where he structured many of the same types of transactions he now litigates. Jordan is also a former federal prosecutor and served in senior roles in the U.S. Department of Justice, including in the Office of Legal Counsel and as Special Counsel to the Assistant Attorney General.
Jordan’s private practice has a strong focus on litigating investor claim. He has represented clients adverse to virtually every major investment bank regarding a range of financial products, including mortgage-backed securities, collateralized debt obligations, auction-rate securities, credit default swaps, municipal bonds, and insurance policies on financial instruments. He has litigated and appeared in numerous proceedings on behalf of bondholders in which bond payout provisions are in dispute, has litigated hostile takeovers, has been appointed class action counsel in major antitrust litigation, and has defended borrowers in commercial lending transactions. Jordan has helped his clients recover over $25 billion.
Jordan earned his J.D., magna cum laude, from Harvard Law School and an M.B.A. with honors from Harvard Business School. He clerked for Judge Alex Kozinski of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit..