Dean Gordanier – In Memoriam

As a partner in Testa, Gordanier did innovative work on tax legislation, particularly as it pertained to private equity and venture capital. He was the author of “Structuring Securities Partnerships for Foreign and Tax-Exempt Partners” published in the Journal of Partnership Taxation in 1990, and an article on the adequate protection of secured creditors under the bankruptcy code published by the American Bankruptcy Law Journal in 1980.