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      Local litigation firms                   Local litigation stars                                   Joseph Cotchett
                                                                                                        Cotchett Pitre & McCarthy
                                                                                                        Civil and Criminal Litigation
      Highly recommended                       Seth Aronson
                                               O’Melveny & Myers                                        Joseph Coyne
      Gibson Dunn & Crutcher                   Securities                                               Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton
                                                                                                        Complex Commercial Litigation
      Irell & Manella                          Michael Attanasio
                                               Cooley Godward Kronish                                   Charles Dick
      Keker & Van Nest                         Complex Business Litigation, Consumer Class              Baker & McKenzie
                                               Actions, Securities                                      Complex Commercial Litigation
      Latham & Watkins
                                               Wayne Barsky                                             Scott Edelman
      McDermott Will & Emery                   Gibson Dunn & Crutcher                                   Gibson Dunn & Crutcher
                                               Intellectual Property                                    Media and Entertainment Litigation
      Morrison & Foerster
                                               Norman Blears                                            James Elacqua
      Munger Tolles & Olsen
                                               Hogan & Hartson                                          Dechert
                                               Securities                                               Intellectual Property
      O’Melveny & Myers
                                               Daniel Bookin                                            Jordan Eth
      Quinn Emanuel Urquhart Oliver & Hedges
                                               O’Melveny & Myers                                        Morrison & Foerster
      Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom        White Collar Crime                                       Securities

      Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati         Theodore Boutrous                                        Anthony Fenwick
                                               Gibson Dunn & Crutcher                                   Davis Polk & Wardwell
                                               General Commercial Litigation                            Intellectual Property

      Recommended                              Robert Brewer                                            Robert Fram
                                               Jones Day                                                Covington & Burling
      Arnold & Porter                          White Collar Crime                                       Intellectual Property

      Bingham McCutchen                        Brad Brian                                               Simon Frankel
                                               Munger Tolles & Olson                                    Covington & Burling
      Blecher & Collins                        Business Litigation                                      Intellectual Property

      Cooley Godward Kronish                   James Brosnahan                                          Koji Fukumura
                                               Morrison & Foerster                                      Cooley Godward Kronish
      Covington & Burling                      Antiturst, Appellate, Commercial Litigation,             Securities
                                               Intellectual Property, Products Liability, Securities,
      Farella Braun & Martel                   White Collar Crime                                       Thomas Girardi
                                                                                                        Girardi & Keese
      Greenberg Glusker                        Donald Brown                                             Commercial Litigation, Products Liability
                                               Covington & Burling
      Howrey                                   Insurance                                                Patricia Glaser
                                                                                                        Glaser Weil Fink Jacobs Howard & Shapiro
      Jones Day                                Joseph Busch III                                         Business Litigation
                                               Gibson Dunn & Crutcher
      Kirkland & Ellis                                                                                  Richard Goetz
                                               Appellate, Securities
                                                                                                        O’Melveny & Myers
      Morgan Lewis & Bockius
                                               Elizabeth Cabraser                                       Products Liability
      Orrick Herrington & Sutcliffe            Lieff Cabraser Heimann & Bernstein
                                               Product Liability, Securities                            Melvin Goldman
      Paul Hastings Janofsky & Walker                                                                   Morrison & Foerster
                                               Ralph Campillo                                           Antitrust, Securities
      Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton        Sedgwick Detert Moran & Arnold
                                               Products Liability                                       Chris Scott Graham
      Sidley Austin                                                                                     Dechert
                                               Morgan Chu                                               Commercial Litigation, Intellectual Property
      Weil Gotshal & Manges                    Irell & Manella
                                               Intellectual Property                                    William Grauer
                                                                                                        Cooley Godward & Kronish
                                               Robert Cooper                                            Securities
                                               Gibson Dunn & Crutcher
                                               Antitrust, Commercial Litigation, Intellectual           Melinda Haag
                                               Property, Legal Malpractice Defense                      Orrick Herrington & Sutcliffe
                                                                                                        White Collar Crime




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Gary Halling                                          Fredrick McKnight                                       Frank Rothrock
Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton                     Jones Day                                               Shook Hardy & Bacon
Antitrust                                             Complex Business Litigation                             Class Action Litigation, Products Liability

Nicola Hanna                                          Terrence McMahon                                        Allen Ruby
Gibson Dunn & Crutcher                                McDermott Will & Emery                                  Law Office of Allen Ruby
Class Actions, White Collar Crime                     Intellectual Property                                   Intellectual Property

Robert Haslam                                         Stephen Neal                                            Miles Ruthberg
Covington & Burling                                   Cooley Godward Kronish                                  Latham & Watkins
Intellectual Property                                 Antitrust, Insurance, Intellectual Property, Products   General Commercial Litigation
                                                      Liability, Securities, Tax Litigation
Henry Su                                                                                                      Kelli Sager
Howrey                                                Blair Nicholas                                          Davis Wright Tremaine
Antitrust, Appellate, Intellectual Property           Bernstein Litowitz Berger & Grossman                    Media and Entertainment Litigation
                                                      Securities
Christopher Hockett                                                                                           Joel Sanders
Davis Polk & Wardwell                                 Thomas Nolan                                            Gibson Dunn & Crutcher
Complex Commercial Litigation                         Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom                       Antitrust, Complex Commercial Litigation
                                                      Complex Civil Litigation
Martin Katz                                                                                                   David Schindler
Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton                     Ronald Olson                                            Latham & Watkins
Entertainment Litigation                              Munger Tolles & Olson                                   White Collar Crime
                                                      Business Litigation
William Keane                                                                                                 David Siegel
Farella Braun & Martel                                Gerald Oshinsky                                         Irell & Manella
Civil Litigation, White Collar Crime                  Gilbert Oshinsky                                        Securities

John Keker                                            Peter Ostroff                                           John Spiegel
Keker & Van Nest                                      Sidley Austin                                           Munger Tolles Olson
Business Litigation, Criminal Defense, Intellectual   General Commercial Litigation                           Securities
Property
                                                      Kirk Pasich                                             Gary Spratling
Raoul Kennedy                                         Dickstein Shapiro                                       Gibson Dunn & Crutcher
Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom                     Insurance                                               Antitrust
Complex Civil Litigation
                                                      Kathleen Patterson                                      Gregory Stone
Dean Kitchens                                         Orrick Herrington & Sutcliffe                           Munger Tolles Olson
Gibson Dunn & Crutcher                                Products Liability                                      Complex Civil Litigation
Complex Commercial Litigation, Securities
                                                      Daniel Petrocelli                                       Peter Stone
Linda Kornfeld                                        O’Melveny & Myers                                       Paul Hastings Janofsky & Walker
Dickstein Shapiro                                     Business Litigation                                     Class Actions, Securities
Insurance
                                                      Debra Pole                                              Steven Strauss
Robert Krupka                                         Sidley Austin                                           Cooley Godward & Kronish
Kirkland & Ellis                                      Products Liability                                      Commercial Litigation, Intellectual Property, Real
Intellectual Property                                                                                         Estate Litigation
                                                      Matthew Powers
Matthew Lehr                                          Weil Gotshal & Manges                                   Julia Strickland
Davis Polk & Wardwell                                 Intellectual Property                                   Stroock Stroock & Lavan
Intellectual Property                                                                                         Class Actions, Financial Services Litigation
                                                      John Quinn
Jeffrey LeVee                                         Quinn Emanuel Urquhart Oliver & Hedges                  Patrick Swan
Jones Day                                             Business Litigation                                     Luce Forward Hamilton & Scripps
Antitrust                                                                                                     White Collar Crime
                                                      Ellen Reisman
Thomas Malcolm                                        Arnold & Porter                                         John Tang
Jones Day                                             Products Liability                                      Latham & Watkins
Business Litigation                                                                                           Professional Liability, Securities
                                                      Michael Rhodes
Richard Marmaro                                       Cooley Godward & Kronish                                Robert Tarun
Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom                     Class Actions, Complex Business Litigation,             Baker & McKenzie
White Collar Crime                                    Intellectual Property                                   Antitrust, Commercial Litigation

Harold McElhinny                                      George Riley                                            Daniel Tyukody
Morrison & Foerster                                   O’Melveny & Myers                                       Orrick Herrington & Sutcliffe
Intellectual Property                                 Intellectual Property                                   Securities


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      Robert Van Nest
      Keker & Van Nest
                                                               Future stars                      Joseph Meckes
                                                                                                 Squire Sanders & Dempsey
      Complex Business Litigation, White Collar Crime
                                                               Eric Acker                        George Nicoud
      Perry Viscounty                                          Morrison & Foerster               Gibson Dunn & Crutcher
      Latham & Watkins
      Intellectual Property                                    N. Thane Bauz                     G Charles Nierlich
                                                               Paul Hastings Janofsky & Walker   Gibson Dunn & Crutcher
      Peter Wald
      Latham & Watkins                                         Todd Benoff                       L Scott Oliver
      Antitrust, Intellectual Property, Securities             Alston & Bird                     Morrison & Foerster

      Daniel Wall                                              Frederick Chung                   Dan Perry
      Latham & Watkins                                         Gibson Dunn & Crutcher            Milbank Tweed Hadley & McCloy
      Antitrust
                                                               Jon Dean                          Julian Poon
      David Walsh                                              McDermott Will & Emery            Gibson Dunn & Crutcher
      Paul Hastings Janofksy & Walker
      Securities                                               Ethan Dettmer                     Michael Scarborough
                                                               Gibson Dunn & Crutcher            Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton
      Tammy Webb
      Shook Hardy & Bacon                                      Peter Drobac                      Stephanie Skaff
      Class Action, Complex Commercial Litigation,             McDermott Will & Emery            Farella Braun & Martel
      Products Liability
                                                               Michael Farhang                   David Stickney
      Douglas Young                                            Gibson Dunn & Crutcher            Bernstein Litowitz Berger & Grossman
      Farella Braun & Martel
      Antitrust, Business Litigation, Intellectual Property,   Brian Ferrall                     Henry Su
      White Collar Crime                                       Keker & Van Nest                  Howrey

      Thomas Zaccaro                                           Adam Fox                          Nancy Thomas
      Paul Hastings Janofsky & Walker                          Squire Sanders & Dempsey          Morrison & Foerster
      Securities
                                                               Sean Gates                        Alison Tucher
                                                               Morrison & Foerster               Morrison & Foerster

                                                               Lisa Gilford                      Carlo Van den Bosch
                                                               Alston & Bird                     Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton

                                                               Patrick Gunn                      Steven Velkei
                                                               Cooley Godward Kronish            Sonnenschein Nath & Rosenthal

                                                               Russell Hill                      Anthony West
                                                               Howrey                            Morrison & Foerster

                                                               Jonathan Kagan                    Anthony Young
                                                               Irell & Minella                   Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton

                                                               Leigh Kirmseé
                                                               Howrey

                                                               Keith Klein
                                                               Bryan Cave

                                                               Andrew Klungness
                                                               Bryan Cave

                                                               Leo Lam
                                                               Keker & Van Nest

                                                               Craig Martin
                                                               Morrison & Foerster

                                                               Sonia Martin
                                                               Sonnenschein Nath & Rosenthal




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California                                                                                              have gone on appeal to the Ninth Circuit.
                                                                                                        Keker has also represented General Vang Pao,
                                                                                                        who was arrested in June 2007 for allegedly
                                                                                                        conspiring to overthrow the Laotian
                                                                                                        government and faces charges under the
                                                                                                        Federal Neutrality Act.

I
    n tech-centric California, patent cases are trending down due to the high cost
    of prosecuting them. Attorneys continue to see non-practicing entities, or                             This year, partner Robert Van Nest
                                                                                                        represented client Taiwan Semiconductor
    “patent trolls”, bring patent suits against entire industries. The Northern and                     Manufacturing Co. in one of the largest high-
Central Districts of California are on a trajectory to become the new “rocket dock-                     tech trade secrets cases in history. The case,
ets” since they were early adopters of patent rules. New case law out of Texas                          which is awaiting decision from the Alameda
that loosens the restrictions for transferring venue will only hasten this trend.                       County Superior Court, was brought by TSMC
Partners also anticipate an uptick in antitrust work, and many are convinced that                       in an effort to recover damages when the
                                                                                                        defendant allegedly breached a plea agreement
the government will be investigating more price-fixing cases, in order to counter                       reached as part of a 2006 settlement for claims
dominant firm conduct in the technology sector.                                                         of misappropriation of trade secrets and patent
                                                                                                        infringement. Clients describe Van Nest as
Highly recommended firms                            “fantastic intellectual property litigation         having “boundless energy. He is also very
                                                    practice” according to partners in these            practical and very effective at communicating
Gibson Dunn & Crutcher                              respective fields. Some competitors mention a       with juries.” Brian Ferrall, a junior partner,
The California offices of Gibson Dunn are           persistent rumor that the firm will be              handles high stakes patent, trademark, trade
known for handling large antitrust matters.         downsizing its transactional practice to focus      secret, and copyright cases for clients like
Partners Robert Cooper and Daniel Floyd,            more heavily on litigation matters. The firm        Google, Comcast, and Genentech.
both in the Los Angeles office, defended Intel      has offices in Century City and Newport
in one of the largest Section 2 cases in history,   Beach. Clients include Viacom, Paramount            Latham & Watkins
as determined by the size and importance of         Pictures, CBS, and Wynn Resorts.                    With five offices around the state, Latham &
the market at issue. The plaintiff, AMD, is            Irell & Minella is experienced with director     Watkins is a major presence in the California
Intel’s largest competitor in the market for        and officer work, and partner David Siegel is       legal market. Competitors note that the firm is
microprocessers, and AMD alleges that Intel         often noted as an expert in the field. His          most highly regarded for their transactional
has monopolized that market by offering             practice focuses on the defense of securities       work, but recently they have increased their
discounts to manufacturers which result in          class actions and investor claims against           litigation efforts, and have added high profile
near-exclusive dealing arrangements with            corporations and their boards. Siegel has           practice areas like appellate work in order to
customers. The case is set for trial in March       served as lead defense counsel in derivative        boost the firm’s prestige and brand name
2010.                                               class actions in state and federal courts across    recognition. Like many firms across the
   Wayne Smith and Joseph Busch, working in         the country, as well as representing clients in     country, Latham has been forced to release a
the firm’s Orange County office, earn high          government investigations.                          lot of attorneys at the associate level, but this
praise from peers that have worked alongside           “Clients think the world of Morgan Chu,”         has affected the transactional practice more
them on securities matters. A client also notes     states a competitor. Another calls him “one         heavily than the litigation department. The
that “Wayne [Smith] is very experienced in          of the top intellectual property litigators in      firm’s reinsurance coverage practice is also
securities work, particularly in the trial area.    the country.” Chu has served as lead trial          recognized by peers as one of the most
When you have him involved, it shows you are        counsel in a number of high stakes litigations,     impressive in the state. Latham also has an
willing to try a case.” Joel Sanders, who works     including cases for TiVo and Texas                  active IDR practice out of California, and the
on antitrust matters out of the San Francisco       Instruments. His expertise in patent litigation     firm also handles environmental litigation and
office, represents Chungwa Picture Tubes, a         is unrivalled in the state, and he has won          regulatory work out of the Southern California
major producer of LCD panels and cathode ray        significant defense verdicts on claims of           offices.
tubes, in consolidated class actions brought by     patent infringement, one of which is recorded           Latham has a particularly strong patent
direct and indirect purchasers of monitors and      as the largest damages award ever affirmed          practice, and clients that have worked with
televisions. He and Gary Spratling have helped      on appeal by the California courts.                 the firm’s intellectual property litigators are
the company negotiate a recent plea agreement                                                           impressed. In particular, “Mark Flagel and
with the Department of Justice. Scott Edelman       Keker & Van Nest                                    Robert Steinberg are very creative” says a
is another notable partner, focusing his practice   Keker & Van Nest built its reputation by            client, and “they come up with ideas that
on media and entertainment matters out of the       advising clients on investigations resulting from   nobody else has come up with, and are very
Century City office.                                criminal prosecutions. Today Keker & Van            quick to respond to difficult situations.” The
   The series of cases known as the “hot fuels”     Nest enjoys a large and well-regarded patent        firm’s antitrust work on the West Coast is
litigation demonstrates Gibson’s ability to         practice, and is also revered for its trial work.   handled primarily in San Francisco. Daniel
handle complex procedural and substantive           Four partners defected in February 2009 to          Wall heads this practice, and has recently
legal issues. Plaintiffs are attacking the way      start their own intellectual property boutique,     represented Electronic Arts in connection
that fuel is sold to customers at retail, and are   but according to competitors, “the bench there      with an FTC investigation of EA’s proposed
filing     unfair    business    practice    and    is still very deep.”                                hostile takeover of Take-Two Interactive
misrepresentation suits in the most populous           Name partner John Keker is recognized as         software. The FTC effectively cleared the
states all over the country. Gibson represents      one of the most effective white-collar criminal     transaction in August of 2008. Other notable
Flying J, a trucking firm that is also a diesel     defense attorneys in the country. He represents     California litigators include David Schindler
retailer. The case is procedurally complex, with    the Major League Baseball’s Player’s                who contributes to the white-collar crime
potentially over 100 million class members and      Association in a series of cases arising from the   practice out of the Los Angeles office. Peter
over 150 defendants.                                government’s attempted seizure of players’          Wald serves as the firm’s global litigation
                                                    drug testing results and urine samples. The firm    chair and Miles Ruthberg is mentioned for
Irell & Minella                                     successfully obtained a court order compelling      his strong work in general commercial
Irell & Minella is “one of the top firms on the     the government to return the samples, and is        litigation.
West Coast in securities litigation” and has a      currently awaiting decision on the issues that

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      McDermott Will & Emery                               involved in a multi-district litigation that        O’Melveny & Myers
      The California offices of McDermott Will &           charged nine fuel companies with conspiring to      O’Melveny & Myers has offices in Los
      Emery, which include outposts in Los Angeles,        fix fuel surcharges. The firm handled the           Angeles, San Francisco and Silicon Valley, but
      Silicon Valley, Orange County and San Diego,         briefing and oral arguments, and convinced the      its work in Southern California garners the
      are particularly strong in intellectual property     court to consolidate the actions in Atlanta,        most attention. Seth Aronson is based out of
      work. Recently the firm lost Bob Rothstein, a        Georgia where the client maintains its              Los Angeles and is the chair of the firm’s
      copyright partner, but the firm is still home to     corporate headquarters.                             securities litigation practice. Along with a team
      some remarkable talent. Terrence “Terry”                Another notable partner is Jordan Eth, who       from O’Melveny’s New York office, he is
      McMahon is the firm-wide head of the                 handles litigation at the forefront of the credit   advising Bank of America in a litigation
      intellectual property, media, and technology         crisis. He represents eleven of Countrywide’s       brought by various municipalities alleging that
      department. One client remarks “Terry has            Financial Corporation’s outside directors in        Bank of America caused thousands of
      been at it for a very, very long time, and he is     federal and state securities class actions          foreclosures by originating mortgages that they
      “almost a force of nature,” while the                resulting from the much publicized dramatic         knew borrowers would be unable to repay,
      intellectual property group as a whole is            drop in Countrywide’s stock price. James            thereby damaging property values and harming
      described as “smart, hardworking, with a             Brosnahan has defended client LucasFilms            the cities. There is additional praise for
      never-give-up attitude.” Eric Hagan is also          against breach of contract claims in connection     partners Dan Petrocelli’s national trial practice
      praised by clients for his patent and trademark      with a cancelled licensing agreement due to         and Richard Goetz’s products liability practice.
      work. “Eric is insanely smart, tenacious about       product manufacturing defects. The case was            The firm’s San Francisco office is not without
      finding angles and solutions to problems,            settled before trial when the court entered a       big names. A competitor praises George Riley
      completely dedicated and always responsive           permanent injunction against the plaintiffs.        as “a great litigator”, and goes on to explain
      and available.”                                      The case is one of a growing number of              “clients love him because he’s dogged, leaves
         Apart from their notable intellectual             international cases that demonstrate the            no stone unturned, and is on 24/7.” Another
      property work, McDermott also handles                potential liability that lurks for U.S. companies   claims “He is number one in the IP bar in the
      securities, white-collar, and general commercial     who contract with international manufacturing       Bay Area.” He works on all manner of
      matters from their California offices. Partner       companies.                                          intellectual property cases, including patent,
      Matthew Jacobs, in the Silicon Valley office,                                                            trademark, copyright and trade secret disputes.
                                                                                                               Daniel Bookin, another San Francisco litigator,
                                                                                                               focuses his practice on his white-collar criminal

      “‘Munger Tolles & because a shop that knows how to prepare
      and try a case, and
                           Olson is
                                     they can do that effectively, they can
                                                                                                               defense and internal investigations.

                                                                                                               Quinn Emanuel Urquhart Oliver & Hedges
                                                                                                               Quinn Emanuel has always been thought of as
      get a better result before trial,’ remarks a competitor.”                                                a West Coast powerhouse, with offices in Los
                                                                                                               Angeles, Silicon Valley, and San Francisco.
                                                                                                               With only a fraction of the number of litigators
      was successful in the representation of a former     Munger Tolles & Olson                               as other national firms, Quinn Emmanuel still
      vice president at Intermune, David Cory, who         “Munger Tolles & Olson is a shop that knows         handles an impressive volume of work, and has
      was indicted by the Department of Justice and        how to prepare and try a case, and because          overseen a staggering amount of successful
      the San Francisco U.S. Attorney’s office for         they can do that effectively, they can get a        resolutions. The firm is quick to emphasize its
      alleged off-label marketing of a pharmaceutical      better result before trial” remarks a competitor.   trial experience in everything from antitrust to
      drug. Jacobs was able to persuade the                   Brad Brian specializes in complex                intellectual property to insurance matters.
      government to cease its investigations without       commercial litigation out of Los Angeles. A         Unlike most national firms, Quinn Emanuel
      imposing any civil or criminal sanctions, and        competitor notes that he “has never heard a         practices litigation exclusively. The majority of
      instead entered into a binding plea agreement        word spoken about him that wasn’t                   the firm’s work is on the defense side, and their
      that prevents the government from prosecuting        outstanding.” He has experience in many of          intellectual property practice, particularly in
      Mr. Cory in the future.                              the most active areas of litigation, including      California, is quite active.
                                                           FCPA work, False Claims Act cases, SEC and             Peers have high praise for John Quinn,
      Morrison & Foerster                                  DOJ investigations, and professional liability      calling him “a stud” and “very smart, and very
      “Morrison & Foerster has the werewithal to be        matters. The firm also has a strong reputation      driven, with a great reputation.” Most notably,
      responsive to a client’s needs” according to one     in antitrust. Gregory Stone has worked with         Quinn represents Mattel in the high profile and
      satisfied client. The firm has an especially         clients like The Vons Companies and Rambus          highly acrimonious case in which Mattel is
      strong reputation in patent litigation in            Inc. on class actions alleging price fixing and     alleging theft of trade secrets against MGA
      California. Harold McElhinny, from the San           actions brought by the FTC for anticompetitive      Entertainment, the company which sells the
      Francisco office, is noted for his work in large     conduct. John Spiegel represents former             popular “Bratz” line of dolls. After a seven
      and complex patent disputes. He represents,          officers and directors of IndyMac Bank and          week trial, the jury found that the defendant
      along with Palo Alto-based partner Karl              New Century Financial Cooperation in                and its CEO intentionally interfered with, and
      Kramer, Osaka-based company Funai Electric           connection with charges stemming from the           aided and abetted, the doll designer’s
      Co. in an ITC action in which plaintiff Funai        current financial crisis. He has worked on          contractual and fiduciary duties to Mattel, and
      alleges that 14 manufacturers and importers of       securities class actions and federal derivative     awarded Mattel $100 million in damages.
      digital televisions infringed on Funai’s digital     suits for clients including Northrop Grumman
      television patents. After a two week trial, Funai    Corporation, The Walt Disney Company,               Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom
      obtained an order prohibiting importation of         Mattel, Inc., and Occidental Petroleum              A competitor in Southern California elaborates
      the infringing products into the U.S.                Corporation. “People think very highly of           on Skadden’s presence in the market: “their
         Morrison & Foerster’s antitrust practice is       Ronald Olson,” notes an attorney at another         commercial litigation practice in Los Angeles is
      also considered one of the strongest in the state.   California firm. His practice involves a            very strong. They cover pretty much every kind
      On behalf of client UPS, and under the               combination of litigation and corporate             of business dispute. Tom Nolan is very good
      leadership of Paul Friedman (San Francisco)          counselling, and clients include Yahoo!’s board     lawyer and is well regarded in this town.”
      and Greg Koltun (Los Angeles), Morrison &            of directors, Shell Oil Company, and Michael        Thomas Nolan, one of the most senior
      Foerster led the joint defense team that was         Ovitz.                                              attorneys at the firm, led the trial team that

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represented MGA Entertainment in one of the            In September 2008, the firm hired Elizabeth        business litigation. “Max Blecher is a teriffic
most hotly contested intellectual property           Peterson to join its Palo Alto office and work       plaintiff’s lawyer” claims one competitor. Max
disputes in recent memory. While the jury            on white-collar criminal defense and complex         Blecher and David Kesselman represent
found that defendant MGA Entertainment had           commercial litigation matters. Peterson has          consumers in an antitrust class action filed in
infringed the plaintiff’s trademarks on the          extensive trial experience, and served as a U.S.     Los Angeles federal court against media and
“Bratz” line of fashion dolls, the $100 million      Attorney for the District of Minnesota. Her          cable companies, including Time Warner
awarded in damages was significantly less than       familiarity with multiple aspects of criminal        Cable, Comcast, DirectTV, EchoStar and
the $2.3 billion that Mattel had sought. One         law will be assets to the firm’s growing white-      Cablevision. The complaint alleges that unfair
fellow litigator observed Nolan at the trial and     collar crime practice.                               restraints of trade and violations of the
                                                                                                          Sherman Act result from industry wide
                                                                                                          agreements that effectively force distributors to

“very, very long time and is almost aMcMahonnature,” whileit for
a
  One client remarks that ‘Terrence
                                      force of
                                               has been at                                                purchase licenses for prepackaged bundles of
                                                                                                          channels, rather than only the specific channels
                                                                                                          that they are interested in purchasing.

[McDermott Will & Emery’s] intellectual property group as a                                               Cooley Godward & Kronish
                                                                                                          “From the moment I met the attorneys at
whole is described as ‘smart, hardworking, with a never-give-up                                           Cooley, they were incredibly strong and
attitude.’    ”                                                                                           provided very insightful guidance” states a
                                                                                                          client. He also reflects that “in terms of
                                                                                                          standard white-collar criminal defense skills
noted “I watched him in a hearing and was            Recommended firms                                    they were perfect, but they also made some
very impressed. He had a very nice manner in                                                              thoughtful but audacious moves that were very
the courtroom.”                                      Arnold & Porter                                      successful.”
    Richard Marmaro focuses his practice on          The California market is more likely to see             Michael Attanasio earns high praise for his
white-collar criminal defense out of the Los         Arnold & Porter as a litigation and regulatory       work in white-collar criminal litigation. His
Angeles office. Marmaro represents Gregory           powerhouse in Washington, D.C. rather than           work to gain the acquittal of a former partner
Reyes, the former executive CEO of Brocade           on the West Coast. According to a competitor,        and auditor at Arthur Andersen has been
Communications Systems, who was the first            “the firm’s footprint in Los Angeles has been        commended around the state. “Stephen Neal
individual to face criminal charges for stock        eroding since the tobacco litigation that it had     handles a lot of high profile cases” according to
options backdating. Marmaro continues to             been handling dried up.” Still, the firm’s offices   a fellow litigator. One such case was the March
represent Reyes in the civil and SEC                 in Los Angeles and San Francisco handle              2009 acquittal of Kent Roberts, the former
enforcement actions that are pending against         significant cases, especially in the antitrust and   general counsel at McAfee, on charges brought
him. “Raoul Kennedy is strong in all kinds of        intellectual property spheres. Ellen Reisman is      by the SEC relating to stock options
litigation,” notes a competitor from the San         involved in products liability matters out of the    backdating. Not only was Roberts cleared of
Francisco area. In June 2008, Kennedy                firm’s Los Angeles office. Her practice involves     criminal wrongdoing in October 2008, but he
obtained dismissal of a qui tam action on            representation of pharmaceutical, medical            did not face any civil penalties as a result of the
behalf of the city of San Francisco’s Pier 39        device, and biotechnology companies including        investigation. Other partners on the case
complex, when the court ruled that the plaintiff     Wyeth, Pfizer, and Hoffman-LaRoche.                  include Neal Stevens and Bill Freeman. “Bill
had failed to allege facts that would support a                                                           Grauer is nationally known in the securities
conclusion that the Pier had underpaid under         Bingham McCutchen                                    bar” claims another local litigator. Steven
its master lease with the city.                      In July 2009, Bingham McCutchen acquired             Strauss served as lead counsel to Qualcomm in
                                                     McKee Nelson, a corporate firm that had been         a major patent dispute against Nokia.
Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati                     struggling due to the virtual paralysis of the
Wilson Sonsini is known for its securities work      structured finance market. McKee Nelson was          Farella Braun & Martel
in Northern California. The firm has offices in      known for its preeminent tax and financial           Farella Braun & Martel, a major presence in
Palo Alto, San Diego, and San Francisco. The         services litigation, which will be a significant     Northern California, is active in all areas of
firm was founded in Silicon Valley in 1961, and      addition to Bingham’s practice. McKee also           litigation, but acts as plaintiff counsel in most
this location in particular has been a hotspot       brings a strong white-collar crime practice to       matters. Currently the firm is representing
for the firm’s litigation practice. Wilson Sonsini   the new firm.                                        plaintiff Visa in its suit against Meritz for that
represents Google in its bitter battle with             Don Pickett represents Oracle in a billion        company’s alleged failure to deliver a reward
Viacom. Viacom is seeking damages for the            dollar copyright infringement case in which          system for the plaintiffs as contractually
alleged infringement of copyrighted works on         Oracle is suing SAP for interference with            stipulated. Partners Robert Holtzapple, Rod
Google-owned YouTube. Viacom filed an                customer relations and violations of the             Thompson, and Karen Kimmey were
amended complaint in May 2008, with Google           Copyright Act and Consumer Fraud and Abuse           successful on all motion work, and convinced
vowing to take the case to the Supreme Court,        Act. Pickett also represents Intel in over 75        the court to grant their petition to compel
if necessary.                                        consumer class actions pending in Delaware           arbitration. “People have nothing but
   The firm’s roots in Northern California have      which allege that Intel’s sales and marketing        wonderful things to say about Doug Young”
allowed it to develop experience in the              practices for its microprocessors violate state      says a competitor. Young is working on a series
technology and life sciences industries. The San     and federal antitrust laws. The cases will have      of high-profile products liability matters for
Diego office, opened in 2004, was established        a significant impact on the microprocessing          client Vulcan Materials Company. William
to assist regional clients in industries like        and computer industries in that if the court         Keane is also mentioned for his white-collar
pharmaceuticals, healthcare, medical devices,        chooses to intervene, rampant price                  criminal defense work.
telecommunications, and software. Naturally,         competition in the industry will be dramatically
the partners throughout the California offices       curtailed.                                           Greenberg Glusker
have also developed expertise in intellectual                                                             Greenberg Glusker is known as a powerhouse
property litigation. Representative clients          Blecher & Collins                                    in entertainment litigation. From the firm’s Los
include Broadcom, HP, Brocade, Sun                   Based in Los Angeles, Blecher & Collins is           Angeles office, partners handle everything from
Microsystems, and Amkor Technologies.                known for its work in antitrust and complex          licensing disputes, to contract claims, to

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      copyright and trademark infringement actions          Morgan Lewis & Bockius                               “you don’t have to chase the partners there for
      and other intellectual property disputes. Aaron       Competitors note that Morgan Lewis’ presence         the answer or follow up five times.
      Moss specializes in copyright matters, recently       in New York is much stronger than in                 Notwithstanding their other priorities, the
      arguing on behalf of Classic Media against the        California. However, the Los Angeles office          client contact from the firm exceeded my
      heirs of the author of “Lassie Come Home”, in         handles a large amount of insurance coverage         expectations.” The intellectual property group
      a case which will have implications for how the       litigation, and the Palo Alto office naturally       at Sheppard Mullin serves national clients in
      Copyright Act’s statutory termination                 takes on a large number of intellectual property     both the telecommunications and computer
      provisions will be applied. Bonnie Eskenazi has       matters, especially patent litigation for the        data management industry. Amar Thakur
      handled complex entertainment litigation,             technology and life sciences industry. The           acted as lead counsel on behalf of Quantum
      including defending the estate of J.R.R. Tolkein      partners in the San Francisco office try cases       with respect to multiple patent infringement
      in a case against New Line Cinema regarding           across all practice areas, including products        claims relating to data storage products. The
      profit participation issues.                          liability and white-collar crime. After firing 55    case was settled before trial. Martin Katz,
                                                            lawyers in March, in another sign of difficult       another major player in the firm’s intellectual
      Howrey                                                times for corporate law firms, Morgan Lewis          property department, represents Disney in a
      In June 2009, Howrey announced that it                cancelled its summer hiring program for              series of cases that have had major implications
      would be merging with Day Casebeer Madrid             associates. The firm continues to hire lateral       for the entertainment industry, in that the
      & Batchelder, an intellectual property boutique       partners, but its 2009 summer associates are         Ninth Circuit discussed the proper
      with a significant presence on the West Coast.        being asked to defer their start dates until         interpretation of claims for breach of the
      Howrey, already known as an intellectual              2011.                                                implied covenant of good faith and fair dealing.
      property powerhouse, is expected to benefit
      greatly from the addition of 27 new lawyers to        Orrick Herrington & Sutcliffe                        Sidley Austin
      its Cupertino office in Northern California.          San Francisco-based Orrick Herrington &              When Heller Ehrman dissolved in 2008, the
      Since both firms share clients, like Amgen and        Sutcliffe is particularly well known among           San Francisco office of Sidley Austin attracted
      Symantec, and are focused exclusively on              California litigators for its work in issuer and     some of the firm’s brightest talent to its
      litigation, the merger has been viewed as a           director liability out of the Los Angeles office.    litigation group. Six partners made the move to
      natural one. Russell Hill focuses on patent           Daniel Tyukody represents these types of             Sidley, including Sara Brody, whose work in
      litigation out of the firm’s Irvine office, and has   clients in securities class actions and derivative   securities class actions and derivative litigation
      tried cases before the ITC and in federal district    cases, and counsels audit committees and             is consistently referenced as the best in the
      courts. His particular expertise lies in the field    special committees conducting investigations.        state. “Sidley Austin is a very strong
      of electronic arts.                                   San Francisco partner Melinda Haag is                commercial litigation firm” claims a
                                                            recommended for her white-collar criminal            competitor. The team is recognized for their
      Jones Day                                             defense work. In 2009, she successfully              defense of accounting malpractice cases in
      The Los Angeles office of Jones Day welcomed          defended Eric Deller, the former general             particular. One of the firm’s largest clients is
      new talent in May 2009, when seven                    counsel of Peregrine, against charges of             KPMG.
      bankruptcy and restructuring lawyers from             conspiracy, securities fraud, wire fraud, and            Peter Ostroff, out of the Los Angeles office,
      rival Kirkland & Ellis defected to join the           bank fraud brought by the U.S. Attorney’s            has particular expertise defending complex
      former firm’s Southern California team. Jones         office. Peers recognize that Kathy Patterson is a    class actions and significant experience
      Day has recently seen an uptick in its work           “heavy hitter in the pharmaceutical industry.”       handling employment issues such as wrongful
      with bondholders and creditors’ committees,           She has represented Abbott Laboratories,             termination and employment discrimination.
      and with its five offices in California this will     Bayer, Genentech, and Bristol-Meyers Squibb,         According to a client that has used the firm for
      bolster the firm’s presence at a time when there      among others. Like Morgan Lewis, Orrick              product liability matters, “Debra Pole is
      is no shortage of demand for this type of work.       chose to suspend its summer associate program        magnificent in front of a jury, because she has
      Robert Brewer handles white-collar criminal           in 2009, a sure sign that the firm is                the ability to capture their trust and
      matters out of the firm’s San Diego office, and       recalibrating some of its recruiting measures.       imagination.”
      has trial experience representing directors,
      officers, employees and other parties in actions      Paul Hastings Janofsky & Walker                      Weil Gotshal & Manges
      across the country. Jeffrey LeVee is                  Thomas Zaccaro handles securities and FCPA           Weil Gotshal receives consistently positive
      recommended for his antitrust work. He works          work out of the firm’s Los Angeles office. He        feedback for its patent and copyright litigation
      out of the firm’s Silicon Valley office.              recently represented the former CEO, CFO,            practice out of California. Major clients in their
                                                            and Controller of a major pharmaceutical             patent practice include MTV, AOL, and
      Kirkland & Ellis                                      company. The company, represented by                 MySpace. Competitors describe partner
      Competitors recommend Kirkland & Ellis for            another law firm, was prepared to settle and         Matthew Powers as one of the best patent
      their “high quality people” and their “good           plead to all charges, but the SEC investigation      litigators in the state. Located in Silicon Valley,
      patent group.” Robert Krupka is consistently          as to the individual’s alleged misconduct was        Powers serves as the co-head of the litigation
      recognized as one of the best patent lawyers in       terminated. David Walsh handles securities           department. In a case argued before district
      the state. One of Krupka’s competitors in the         litigation out of the firm’s Los Angeles office,     court in Northern California in August 2008,
      Los Angeles area remarks “I was watching him          and has represented clients ranging from             Powers and his patent litigation team
      in trial, and he has excellent feel for the jury      Amgen to Nestle’s to Wells Fargo Bank. He has        successfully      protected     client    Medicis
      and a stunning command of the law.” Krupka            defended several class actions at trial, including   Pharmaceutical Corporation’s patent for acne
      has handled cases before the International            alleged violations of the UCL and CLRA. Peter        medication against a suit brought by a generic
      Trade Commission, and has extensive                   Stone is another securities litigator, working in    manufacturer that sought a declaratory
      experience arguing before the Court of Appeals        San Francisco. He has defended corporations,         judgment that Medici’s patent was invalid. The
      for the Federal Circuit. In January 2009 he and       mutual funds, accounting firms, securities           case went up to the Federal Circuit on appeal,
      colleague Alexander MacKinnon successfully            brokerage firms and other clients in stock           where the court affirmed the district court’s
      argued a ten-day jury trial for client Limelight,     options backdating cases, 10b-5 cases,               decision to dismiss the claim for lack of subject
      in which the jury found that Limelight had not        shareholder derivative suits and other actions.      matter jurisdiction. The case has helped
      committed infringement, thereby avoiding the                                                               elucidate the extent of declaratory judgment
      $100 million in damages that the plaintiff            Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton                    jurisdiction in the wake of the Supreme Court’s
      sought.                                               A satisfied client of Sheppard Mullin notes          decision in Medimmune.

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ANTHONY I. FENWICK                                                             RICH GOETZ
                    DAVIS POLK & WARDWELL LLP                                                      O’MELVENY & MYERS LLP
                    1600 El Camino Real                                                            400 South Hope Street
                    Menlo Park, CA 94025                                                           Los Angeles, CA 90071
                    Tel: 650 752 2000                                                              Tel: 213 430 6400
                    Fax: 650 752-2111                                                              Fax: 213 430 6407
                    Email: anthony.fenwick@davispolk.com                                           Email: rgoetz@omm.com
                     Web: www.davispolk.com                                                         Web: www.omm.com

Mr. Fenwick is a partner in Davis Polk’s Litigation Department, based in the   Rich Goetz is chair of the firmwide Class Actions, Mass Torts, and
Menlo Park office. He has extensive experience litigating patent               Aggregated Litigation Practice , and leads the firm's products liability
infringement and other intellectual property cases, as well as complex         practice, which was shortlisted to receive an "Award For Excellence" from
commercial disputes concerning technology-related issues. Mr. Fenwick          Chambers USA (2008). In 2008 and 2009, he was recognized by Legal
has handled matters spanning a wide variety of industry sectors and            500 United States for "excellent" products liability defense work. He has
technologies, including cable broadcasting; digital television; DVRs and       defended individual, mass, and class actions across the country against
video-on-demand systems; broadband data and telecommunications                 medical device and prescription drug manufacturers, food companies, hotel
networks; digital telephony; automated call processing; social networking      chains, an automobile manufacturer, a boat manufacturer, a retail store
systems; minimally invasive surgical devices for endovenous ablation;          chain, and a mining company. His recent clients include Johnson & Johnson
monoclonal antibodies; enzyme development; ethanol production; flash           and Merck & Co. He has spoken on California's unfair competition laws at
memory cards; FPGAs and IC design verification systems; and                    Mealey's Litigation Conferences and has been a member of the national
semiconductor cache memory architectures. He has also handled the              faculty for the ABA's Annual National Institute on Class Actions.
defense of a copyright infringement action on behalf of a major motion
picture company. Mr. Fenwick has substantial bench and jury trial              Rich also has extensive experience litigating insurance disputes. He
experience in the federal district courts and has litigated in numerous        represented insurers in the highly publicized class actions challenging
California state courts and before the International Trade Commission.         insurance broker compensation, and is lead counsel in a major insurance
                                                                               coverage action pending in the California Supreme Court. Rich is
Professional history                                                           recognized by Chambers USA as one of the top insurance litigators in the
• Partner, Davis Polk, 2007-present                                            United States. He has been invited by the California Court of Appeal to file
• Partner, Latham & Watkins, Silicon Valley office, 2000- 2007                 amicus briefs in highly publicized insurance coverage litigation.
• Associate, Latham & Watkins, 1992-1999
• Law Clerk, Hon. William Matthew Byrne, Jr., U.S. District Court, C.D.
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      CHRIS HOCKETT                                                                     MATTHEW B. LEHR
                           DAVIS POLK & WARDWELL LLP                                                         DAVIS POLK & WARDWELL LLP
                           1600 El Camino Real                                                               1600 El Camino Real
                           Menlo Park, CA 94025                                                              Menlo Park, CA 94025
                           Tel: 650 752 2000                                                                 Tel: 650 752 2000
                           Fax: 650 752-2111                                                                 Fax: 650 752 2111
                           Email: chris.hockett@davispolk.com                                                Email: matthew.lehr@davispolk.com
                            Web: www.davispolk.com                                                           Web: www.davispolk.com

      Mr. Hockett is a member of Davis Polk’s Litigation Department, practicing         Mr. Lehr is a member of Davis Polk’s Litigation Department, practicing in
      in our Menlo Park office. He represents clients in a broad range of complex       both the Menlo Park and New York offices. He heads our intellectual
      commercial litigation matters, including antitrust and unfair competition         property litigation practice, focusing primarily on complex patent litigation
      disputes, patent litigation and consumer class actions. He has also               matters. He has extensive experience in patent and technology cases
      counseled and represented clients in connection with government                   involving such areas as biotechnology, medical devices, computer
      investigations and the antitrust aspects of mergers and acquisitions. His         architecture, chemical products, pharmaceuticals, plasma physics,
      clients have included well-known technology and telecommunications                electrical devices, computer networking and software, and consumer
      companies such as AT&T, Cadence Design Systems, Comcast, Hewlett-                 products. Mr. Lehr has served as lead counsel in numerous bench and jury
      Packard, Intel, Oracle and T-Mobile. Mr. Hockett has also represented a           trials and has represented clients in complex cases involving trade secrets
      variety of leading companies in other industries, including financial services,   and commercial litigation, as well as Lanham Act and antitrust actions in
      media, manufacturing and health care.                                             courts across the United States. He has also appeared and argued before
                                                                                        the United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit.
      Work highlights
      • Lead counsel for wireless communications company in dozens of                   Memberships
        consumer class actions in more than 20 states challenging the legality          • Member, Federal Circuit Bar Association
        of early termination fees, late fees, handset locking practices, arbitration    • Member, American Intellectual Property Law Association
        agreements and text message pricing
      • Lead counsel in over 100 antitrust class actions in industries such as          Education
        microprocessors, telecommunications, medical equipment and chemical             • B.A., Loyola College, 1980
        manufacturing                                                                   • M.A., Johns Hopkins University, 1982
      • Lead counsel in more than a dozen patent lawsuits involving a variety of        • J.D., University of Pittsburgh, 1985
        technologies, including computers, software, e-commerce, medical
        devices, optical networking and telecommunications
      • Lead counsel for large software company in high profile trade secrets,
        copyright, interference with economic advantage and business theft
        case against largest competitor
      • Lead antitrust counsel for several multi-billion dollar mergers, including
        largest cash merger in U.S. history
      • Tried and won defense judgment in antitrust action filed to stop
        newspaper merger and related divestiture
      • Lead counsel in a variety of securities class action and derivative claims
        in industries such as accounting, finance and telecommunications

      Recognition
      Listed as a leading lawyer in several legal industry publications, including:
      • Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business
      • Woodward/White’s Best Lawyers in America
      • Legalease’s The Legal 500 US
      • Practical Law Company’s Cross-border Competition and Leniency
          Handbook

      Of note
      • Author of numerous publications on antitrust matters
      • Frequent speaker on trial advocacy, intellectual property and
         competition issues

      Memberships
      • Member, House of Delegates, American Bar Association, 2009-present
      • Liaison, ABA Task Force on Financial Markets Regulatory Reform,
        2009-present
      • Program Officer, Section of Antitrust Law, American Bar Association,
        2007-2009
      • Member, University of Virginia Law School Alumni Council, 2007-
        present
      • Member, Association of Business Trial Lawyers
      • Member, Board of Directors, Bay Areal Legal Aid, 1999-present
      • Co-Chair, Northern California Council of the Wildlife Conservation
        Society (formerly the New York Zoological Society), 2001-present




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                                                                                        DANIEL M PERRY
                                                                                                             MILBANK, TWEED, HADLEY & MCCLOY LLP
                                                                                                             601 South Figueroa Street
                                                                                                             Los Angeles, CA 90017-5735

                                                                                                             Tel: 213-892-4546
      California                                                                                             Email: dperry@milbank.com
      425 Market Street                                                                                      Website: www.mofo.com
      San Francisco, CA 94105-2482
      Tel:       +1 415 268 7000
      Fax:       +1 415 268 7522                                                        Daniel M Perry is a partner in the litigation department of Milbank, Tweed,
                                                                                        Hadley & McCloy. Mr Perry’s practice focuses on federal and state court
      New York                                                                          litigation of complex commercial matters involving securities and corporate
      1290 Avenue of the Americas                                                       law, mergers and acquisitions, and financial restructuring. He has
      New York, NY 10104-0050                                                           defended companies and individuals in class action and derivative
      Tel:      +1 212 468 8000                                                         litigation, often involving regulatory investigations by federal and state
      Fax:      +1 212 468 7900                                                         agencies.

      Washington, D.C.                                                                  Some of the notable civil litigation matters that Mr Perry has handled
      2000 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW                                                      include the successful representation of: Cerberus Capital Management
      Washington, D.C. 20006-1888                                                       and its affiliates in defending claims brought by United Rentals seeking to
      Tel:     +1 202 887 1500                                                          compel Cerberus’ affiliates to close a multi-billion dollar acquisition;
      Fax:     +1 202 887 0763                                                          NASCAR in defending claims brought by AT&T seeking to compel
                                                                                        NASCAR to allow AT&T to replace the Cingular logo with the AT&T logo on
      Website: www.mofo.com                                                             the #31 car in NASCAR’s Sprint Cup Series; Neuberger Berman Real
                                                                                        Estate Income Fund, a closed-end fund regulated under the Investment
      Litigation department chair: Steven M. Kaufmann                                   Company Act of 1940, in connection with litigation arising out of an
                                                                                        attempted hostile takeover of the fund; Station Casinos in defending
      Litigation:                                                                       purported class claims brought under the Trust Indenture Act by a
      Working with Morrison & Foerster gives you access to the firm’s more than         dissident bondholder.
      500 litigators, who are renowned for their ability to succeed in high-stakes,
      complex cases in Intellectual Property, Patent Litigation and Trade Secrets,      Mr Perry has also been active in representing corporate officers and
      Securities and White-Collar Defense, Financial Services Litigation,               directors, and institutions in connection with various regulatory and criminal
      Products Liability, Class Action Defense, Antitrust, and Employment. Unlike       investigations, including accounting fraud and other investigations relating
      most large law firms, Morrison & Foerster tries cases on a regular basis.         to corporate financial statements, options backdating investigations, market
      Our lawyers try cases throughout the United States and take pride in the          timing and late trading of mutual funds, market manipulation arising out of
      diverse trial teams that serve our clients. Our substantial appellate             various PIPE transactions, and financial transactions implicating US
      experience in state and federal courts includes some of the most                  sanctions laws.
      experienced U.S. Supreme Court practitioners in the U.S. We have over 25
      litigators in Japan, over half of whom are fluent in Japanese. Our London-        Mr Perry graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Madison in 1996 and
      based litigators provide full service international litigation and dispute        received his law degree from Cornell Law School in 1999. Mr Perry is
      resolution services, and our Brussels office has a distinguished track            admitted to practice before the Bars of the States of New York and
      record in complex multi-jurisdictional antitrust litigation. Our clients span     California.
      virtually every large industry and sector, including technology, life sciences,
      financial services, consumer products, retail, insurance, energy,
      communications and media, aviation, and transportation.

      Firm profile:
      Morrison & Foerster is a global firm with over 1,000 lawyers across 16
      offices in the U.S., Europe and Asia. Founded in 1883, the firm remains
      dedicated to providing its clients, which include some of the largest
      financial institutions, Fortune 100 companies, and technology and life
      science companies, with legendary service. Clients rely on the firm for
      innovative and business-minded solutions. Morrison & Foerster’s attorneys
      share high standards, a commitment to excellence and a passion for
      helping their clients succeed. The firm’s commitment to serving client
      needs has resulted in enduring relationships and a record of high
      achievement. They are also among the leaders in the profession for their
      longstanding commitment to pro bono work.

      Offices:
      The firm also has domestic offices in Los Angeles, Palo Alto, San Diego,
      Sacramento, Walnut Creek, Denver, and Northern Virginia and international
      offices in London, Brussels, Beijing, Hong Kong, Shanghai, and Tokyo.




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HENRY SU
                     HOWREY
                     1950 University Avenue, 4th Floor
                     East Palo Alto, CA 94303
                     United States of America
                     Tel: +1 650 798 3500
                     Fax: +1 650.798.3600
                     Email: SuH@howrey.com
                     Web: www.howrey.com

Henry Su is a partner in the law firm of Howrey. His practice involves trial
and appellate work, alternative dispute resolution and strategic counseling.
He specializes in claims and disputes that involve intellectual property,
antitrust and trade regulation issues. Based in California’s Silicon Valley
and San Francisco, he has represented many high technology and life
science companies, both domestic and foreign, on litigated and
investigative matters involving a wide range of technologies and products.

Mr. Su is a member of the bars of the State of California, the District of
Columbia and the Commonwealth of Virginia, as well as a registered patent
attorney with the United States Patent and Trademark Office. He is a
graduate of the University of Virginia School of Law, where he was a
recipient of the John M. Olin Prize in Law and Economics, and Yale
College, where he earned a B.S. degree in Biology, cum laude.

Mr. Su is a Fellow of the American Bar Foundation and the Litigation
Counsel of America. He has held leadership roles within a number of bar
associations and community service organizations, including the American
Bar Association, the National Asian Pacific American Bar Association, and
the Federal Circuit Bar Association.

Mr. Su strongly supports public service and pro bono publico work. He
serves as an early neutral evaluator and mediator for the Northern District
of California’s ADR program and as a member of the Criminal Justice Act
appellate panel for the United States District Court for the Northern District
of California and the United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit.
He also serves as a member of the Pro Bono Panel for the United States
District Court for the Eastern District of California. Pro bono cases he has
handled include issues involving disability rights, veterans and criminal
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