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...

Benjamin B. Au

Benjamin B. Au

Ben’s practice focuses on white collar criminal defense and complex civil litigation. Ben represents California’s leading tech companies and executives, investors, and entrepreneurs in the areas of trade secrets, breach of contract, and founder and corporate control...

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...

Aaron J. Benmark

Aaron J. Benmark

Aaron joined Durie Tangri after a clerkship with the Honorable Frederic Block of the Eastern District of New York. He received his J.D. from the University of California, Irvine School of Law, where he graduated summa cum laude. While at UCI Law, he was awarded Best...

Allyson R. Bennett

Allyson R. Bennett

Allyson focuses her practice on complex civil litigation, with a particular emphasis on intellectual property litigation.  Allyson started her career at Munger, Tolles and Olson. There, she represented a wide range of technology and media companies in some of...

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 currently focuses her practice on patent litigation. She has experience with a variety of technologies, including significant experience representing pharmaceutical, medical device, and other life sciences companies in all stages of patent litigation, including...

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. Daralyn has been selected by Benchmark Litigation as one of the top 20 trial lawyers in California...

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...

Timothy P. Horgan-Kobelski

Timothy P. Horgan-Kobelski

Tim joined Durie Tangri after clerking for Justice Monica M. Márquez of the Colorado Supreme Court. He received his J.D. from the U.C. Berkeley School of Law, where he served as an editor for the California Law Review, worked as a teaching assistant for legal writing...

Peter S. Horn

Peter S. Horn

Peter joined Durie Tangri after clerking for the Honorable Patty Shwartz, United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit.  Previously, he was an associate at Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP (New York).  There he represented clients in...

Eneda  Hoxha

Eneda Hoxha

Eneda's passion for science, law, and the rigor and strategic thinking essential to both, led her to join Durie Tangri. Eneda began her legal career in the patent group at Morrison and Foerster, where she worked on matters for companies ranging from small startups to...

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...

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,...

Ryan M. Kent

Ryan M. Kent

It is easy to make a simple case complicated, but it's hard to make a complicated case simple. By taking the complex and making it seem simple, Ryan Kent has won summary judgment verdicts in patent cases in the Eastern District of Texas, District of Delaware and the...

Catherine Y. Kim

Catherine Y. Kim

Cat's practice focuses on intellectual property litigation, including patent, trademark, and copyright law, as well as business litigation for technology companies. She has represented video game developers and mobile synchronization companies in patent infringement...

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...

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...

Eugene  Novikov

Eugene Novikov

Gene has litigated a wide range of high-stakes cases for technology companies of all sizes, with a focus on patent, trade secret, and consumer class action matters.  His cases have entailed deep dives into video games, computer security, mobile device hardware,...

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...

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...

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...

Kaveri  Vaid

Kaveri Vaid

Kaveri started her career at Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison.  There, she represented companies and individuals in multiple sectors including financial services, energy, pharmaceuticals, entertainment, higher education, and technology.  Kaveri...

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...

Samuel J. Zeitlin

Samuel J. Zeitlin

Sam’s practice focuses on complex civil matters, with an emphasis on intellectual property litigation and counseling.  Sam started his career at Weil, Gotshal and Manges, where he represented and advised technology and media companies on a wide range of...