Galia Z. Amram

Galia Z. Amram

Galia came to Durie Tangri after a career as a public defender, where she successfully represented many individuals facing criminal charges.  Her victories include multiple acquittals and hung juries, as well as numerous case-dispositive motions to suppress and...

Bethany D. Bengfort

Bethany D. Bengfort

Bethany’s practice focuses on complex technology litigation and all things cyber law.  Prior to joining Durie Tangri, Bethany clerked with Judge Kara F. Stoll at the United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit and Judge S. James Otero at the United...

Allyson R. Bennett

Allyson R. Bennett

Allyson represents companies, large and small, in all stages of litigation—from pre-suit counseling and investigation, through trial and appeal.  She has litigated a wide range of complex intellectual property cases, including cases involving ecommerce platforms,...

Eric P. Berger

Eric P. Berger

Eric has extensive experience litigating intellectual property matters, from pre-suit investigation through trial, in significant venues throughout the United States. He has helped clients resolve disputes related to numerous complex technologies, including IEEE...

Adam R. Brausa

Adam R. Brausa

Adam focuses his practice on patent litigation. He has represented numerous pioneering technology companies in litigations relating to a wide range of technologies, including antibody expression, DNA microarrays, prosthetic implants, medical devices, touchscreen...

Kira A. Davis

Kira A. Davis

Kira represents pharmaceutical, medical device, and other biotechnology companies—from early-stage start-ups to the some of the world’s leading life sciences companies—in all stages of patent litigation, including trial and appeal. She has served as litigation counsel...

Daralyn J. Durie

Daralyn J. Durie

“There are few trial lawyers in the exclusive world of Silicon Valley high-tech circles as trusted as Daralyn Durie,” says Lawdragon’s 500 Leading Lawyers in America. Chambers & Partners reports that she is “out-of-this-world good.  She has great instincts,...

Nari E.C. Ely

Nari E.C. Ely

Nari began her legal career in litigation at Kirkland & Ellis and represented employees in fair labor and discrimination cases at James & Hoffman.  She then clerked for the Honorable Todd M. Hughes on the United States Court of Appeals for the Federal...

Andrew A. Esbenshade

Andrew A. Esbenshade

Andy creatively and efficiently navigates the waters of complex civil litigation, achieving successful results for his clients as both defendants and plaintiffs. He has represented companies and individuals in investigations and actions by various government entities,...

Ramsey W. Fisher

Ramsey W. Fisher

Ramsey came to Durie Tangri to join a team of smart people who love solving complicated problems.  He joined the firm after litigating complex commercial disputes as an associate at Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher.  Before that, he clerked for the Honorable...

Joseph C. Gratz

Joseph C. Gratz

Joe Gratz is a litigator who is as comfortable on his feet in court as he is hashing over source code with a group of engineers.  Selected as an advisor for the American Law Institute’s project to develop a Restatement of Copyright, Joe is a respected commentator...

W. Henry  Huttinger

W. Henry Huttinger

Henry joined Durie Tangri following clerkships with Judge Christina A. Snyder of the U.S. District Court for the Central District of California and Justice Norman L. Epstein at the California Court of Appeal, Second Appellate District.  He received his J.D. from...

Hannah T. Jiam

Hannah T. Jiam

Hannah focuses her practice on intellectual property law with a particular emphasis on patent litigation.  Before joining Durie Tangri, Hannah clerked for Judge Kathleen O'Malley at the United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit and Chief Judge...

Andrew  T. Jones

Andrew T. Jones

Andrew focuses his practice on complex civil litigation, primarily intellectual property matters.  Prior to joining Durie Tangri, Andrew served as a law clerk to the Honorable S. James Otero in the United States District Court for the Central District of...

Aditya V. Kamdar

Aditya V. Kamdar

Adi has been passionate about the intersection of technology, law, and policy since he first learned about online copyright issues in high school. Prior to joining Durie Tangri, Adi was a legal fellow at the Knight First Amendment Institute at Columbia University,...

Raghav  Krishnapriyan

Raghav Krishnapriyan

Raghav's firm conviction is that disputes involving technology, no matter how complex, can and should be made understandable to intelligent non-specialists. As the only one in his middle school who ran Linux at home, he got plenty of practice honing this skill with...

Jessica E. Lanier

Jessica E. Lanier

Jesse joined Durie Tangri after a two-year clerkship with the Honorable Jeffrey S. White of the Northern District of California.  She began her legal career as an associate at Holland & Knight LLP where she worked on a variety of complex civil litigation but...

Annie A. Lee

Annie A. Lee

Annie joined Durie Tangri after attending the U.C. Berkeley School of Law, where she served as an extern for Judge Haywood S. Gilliam in the United States District Court for the District of Northern California, served as a supervising editor for the California Law...

JaeWon Lee

JaeWon Lee

JaeWon's practice focuses on patent litigation.  He helped companies resolve patent-related disputes in the federal courts as well as before the International Trade Commission and the Patent Trial and Appeal Board.  He worked on matters involving a wide...

Mark A. Lemley

Mark A. Lemley

Mark is a founding partner of Durie Tangri LLP. He litigates and counsels clients in all areas of intellectual property, antitrust, and Internet law.  He has argued 26 Federal appellate cases and numerous district court cases as well as before the California...

Joyce C. Li

Joyce C. Li

Joyce joined Durie Tangri after a clerkship with the Honorable Richard G. Andrews of the District of Delaware.  Joyce received her J.D. from the University of California, Berkeley School of Law, where she served as an editor for the California Law Review and a...

Matthaeus H. Martino-Weinhardt

Matthaeus H. Martino-Weinhardt

Matthaeus began his legal career at Dovel & Luner LLP, where he focused on patent litigation and Federal Circuit appeals.  He then clerked for the Honorable Diana Gribbon Motz on the United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit and the Honorable...

David F. McGowan

David F. McGowan

David McGowan is the Lyle L. Jones Professor of Competition and Innovation Law and the Director of the Center on Intellectual Property Law and Markets at the University of San Diego School of Law, and a member of the American Law Institute. He has experience in...

Katherine E. McNutt

Katherine E. McNutt

Katie focuses her practice on intellectual property litigation.  Prior to joining Durie Tangri, Katie served as a law clerk to the Honorable Kara F. Stoll of the United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit and before that to the Honorable Richard G....

Eugene Novikov

Eugene Novikov

Gene has litigated a wide range of high-stakes cases for technology, biotechnology, and pharmaceutical companies of all sizes, with a focus on patent, trade secret, and consumer class action matters.  His cases have entailed deep dives into organic chemistry,...

Whitney R. O’Byrne

Whitney R. O’Byrne

Whitney represents and advises clients in complex commercial civil litigation, regulatory and white-collar criminal proceedings. She has represented clients in investigations conducted by the Department of Justice, the Securities and Exchange Commission, the...

Robert M. Paris

Robert M. Paris

Rob’s practice focuses on general commercial litigation, with a particular interest in intellectual property, privacy, and technology matters.  Rob joined Durie Tangri after clerkships with the Honorable Stephen A. Higginson of the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals,...

Andrew L. Perito

Andrew L. Perito

Andrew’s love of technology began when he taught himself to program in BASIC on his Apple IIGS. His legal practice has focused on patent litigation for technology companies of all stripes. Andrew has significant experience with large and small patent infringement...

Michael J. Proctor

Michael J. Proctor

Described by Chambers and Partners as “a brilliant strategist,” Michael Proctor specializes in the difficult case, with a particular focus on complex commercial litigation and white collar criminal defense.  He is a trial lawyer who relishes the tough fights on...

Christina M. Randall

Christina M. Randall

Christina began her legal career as a law clerk for the Honorable Vanessa D. Gilmore of the United States District Court for the Southern District of Texas.  She then clerked for the Honorable Daniel E. Winfree of the Alaska Supreme Court.  While in law...

Vera  Ranieri

Vera Ranieri

Vera focuses her practice on intellectual property litigation and has extensive experience in patent, copyright, and trademark law. She has represented a wide range of technology companies in high-stakes patent infringement cases in jurisdictions throughout the...

Tim C. Saulsbury

Tim C. Saulsbury

Tim’s passion for technology has driven his interest in intellectual property litigation and policy.  Tim has worked on trial court and appellate matters involving a wide range of technologies, including DNA profiling, fetal diagnostics, mass storage controllers,...

Ragesh K. Tangri

Ragesh K. Tangri

Ragesh Tangri has represented clients ranging from individuals to Fortune 100 companies in cases ranging from legal malpractice and commercial litigation to high-stakes intellectual property and trade secret matters in jurisdictions across the country. Ragesh recently...

Timothy A. Trost

Timothy A. Trost

Tim Trost is an associate in the Los Angeles office.  Tim joined Durie Tangri after working at Knobbe Martens LLP, where he focused on trade secret and ITC litigation, patent prosecution, and client counseling. Tim attended law school at the University...

Eric C. Wiener

Eric C. Wiener

Eric's practice includes a wide range of commercial litigation, with a focus on intellectual property.  A former math teacher, Eric relishes the technical and numerical aspects of cases.  He has represented companies in high-stakes patent and trade secrets...