He counsels clients on disputes arising from large, complex commercial transactions and has represented and advised high-tech companies regarding the protection of their intellectual property rights. David has successfully brought and defended claims for trade secret, copyright, and trademark infringement. As an advisor, he helps businesses avoid litigation using risk management techniques and to ensure proper title to their intellectual property.
David also has extensive experience advising insurance companies in large scale coverage disputes on first and third party claims.
David has successfully represented investors on securities claims under the Oregon Securities Act and defended material participants on securities matters. He has also advised issuers of securities regarding the contents of their business plans and disclosure documents.
In addition, David counsels emerging and early growth companies as they face unique challenges, address intellectual property strategies, and manage securities issues.