Susan Gilman
College of Law Ambassador and Adjunct Professor of Law


Susan R. Gilman is a shareholder at Gordon Silver, serving as the chair of the firm's Finance & Banking Practice Group and leading the Arizona Transaction Practice. Gilman has extensive experience advising and counseling lenders and borrowers in lending and finance areas, and provides representation in real estate and commercial transactions practice. 

Prior to Gordon Silver, Gilman formed Gilman Law Offices in 2005, was the Finance Practice Group chair at another Arizona firm, and was a senior counsel in the Phoenix legal department of Bank of America.  She has been the president of Desert Canyon Development since 1986.

Gilman is the co-chair of the State Bar of Arizona Real Property CLE Committee, and serves on the Executive Council of the State Bar of Arizona Real Property Section. She is also a Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law Ambassador.  Gilman has received an AV Certification Rating by Martindale-Hubbell since 1997, and is listed in their Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers and Bar Register of Preeminent Women Lawyers.  

Assistant: Suzanne Lynn