Lawrence Jordan III joined National Lutheran Communities & Services as General Counsel in 2018. Jordan brings 20 years of legal experience to the role, seven of those providing services to health care organizations. In this role, Jordan leads and further develops NLCS’ compliance program, driving the organization’s strong culture of integrity forward.
With 20 years in the legal sector, Jordan joined NLCS from T.J. Rock Enterprises, Inc. where he served in a dual role as Corporate Counsel and Compliance Officer, maintaining an effective compliance program enforcing values, policies and procedures. Prior to that, he served as Health Sciences Legal Coordinator at Howard University. Jordan held other positions including Associate Attorney, Law Clerk and Insurance Defense Paralegal. For the past eight years, he has served as Associate Professor at the University of Maryland University College.
Jordan earned a Bachelor of Arts in Rhetoric and Communication from Temple University, an Associate in Applied Science in Paralegal Studies from Northern Virginia Community College and a Juris Doctor degree from California Western School of Law in San Diego, Ca.