Sara Gordon

Associate Professor of Law
Phone: 702 895-5813
B.A., Pitzer College
J.D., University of Arizona James E. Rogers College of Law



Sara Gordon, Defining “Dangerous” in the DSM-5 and Civil Commitment Statutes, 2015 Utah L. Rev. ___ (forthcoming 2015).

Sara Gordon, All Together Now: Using Principles of Group Dynamics to Train Better Jurors, 48 Ind. L. Rev. ___ (forthcoming 2015).

Sara Gordon, What Jurors Want to Know: Motivating Juror Cognition to Increase Increase Comprehension & Improve Decision-Making, 81 Tenn. L. Rev. ___ (forthcoming 2014).

Sara Gordon, Through the Eyes of Jurors: The Use of Schemas in the Application of "Plain Language" Jury Instructions, 64 Hastings L.J. 643 (2013).

Sara Gordon, Note, A Woman’s Life, a Woman’s Health: Equalizing Medicaid Abortion Funding in Simat Corp. v. Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System, 45 Ariz. L. Rev. 1127 (2003).


Practice Oriented Publications

Sara Gordon, Law Students Compete in Society of Advocates, Nev. Law., June 2010, at 38.


Sara Gordon on the Scholarly Commons

Curriculum Vitae

Areas of Expertise
Community Property
Lawyering Process