Attorney at Law
Before becoming a lawyer, Dan worked as an engineer and manager in software companies, both established companies and startups.
- Appellate Litigation
- Breach of Contract
- Cease & Desist Letter
- Demand Letter
- Settlement Agreement
- Other Lawsuits & Disputes Matter
- Case Law Research
- Letter of Intent
- Other Legal Research & Writing Matter
- Licensing Agreement
- Non-Disclosure Agreement (Commercial)
Davis Wright Tremaine
May 2015 - Present
• Counseled and represented clients including small businesses and major corporations in patent and trade secret litigation and general commercial litigation. Drafted briefs for dispositive motions, examined and cross-examined expert witnesses in a week-long international arbitration, and led the litigation team on a major commercial lawsuit from discovery through trial preparation.
Covington & Burling
Oct 2008 - Apr 2015
Represented plaintiffs and defendants in high-stakes patent, trade secret and privacy lawsuits in federal court, the International Trade Commission, and in international arbitration.
Handled all areas of litigation including fact and expert discovery, depositions, motion practice, and trials.
Clients included Samsung, Apple, Huawei, JPMorgan Chase, Goldman Sachs, Microsoft, and Ariba.
Hon. Virginia A. Phillips, U.S. District Court, C.D. Cal
Sep 2007 - Aug 2008
Researched and drafted bench memoranda on hundreds of civil litigation matters before the Court. Cases included employment, IP, civil rights, and commercial disputes.