S. Donald Gonson

Retired Partner

Donald Gonson concentrated his practice on domestic and international corporate and commercial matters. Mr. Gonson retired from active practice in 2000.

Mr. Gonson's board memberships have included a New York Stock Exchange-listed insurance company, and the largest savings bank in New England. He was the first chairman of the Massachusetts Community Development Finance Corporation, a state economic development agency.

Mr. Gonson is Adjunct Professor of International Law at the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy. He has been an instructor of law at Boston University School of Law and a visiting scholar at Oxford University.

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  • Education

    • JD, Harvard Law School, 1961

    • Fulbright Scholar, University of Bombay, 1962

    • AB, Columbia University, 1958

  • Admissions

    • Massachusetts

    • New York