David A. Sergenian is a co-founding partner of Sergenian Ashby LLP. His practice concentrates in the areas of copyright, trademarks, trade secrets, partnership and startup disputes, appellate practice, and general commercial litigation. In addition, he has extensive experience in patent law, securities litigation, entertainment litigation, and employment actions. He has represented clients on “both sides of the v.,” including numerous Fortune 500 companies, in litigations, trials, arbitrations, and alternative dispute resolutions.
Prior to co-founding Sergenian Ashby LLP, David was an attorney at the law firms of Glaser Weil Fink Howard Avchen & Shapiro LLP; Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan LLP; and Gradstein, Luskin & Van Dalsem. Before entering law school, he worked as a film and video editor in feature films, documentaries, and television. He currently serves as outside General Counsel to The French Conservatory of Music in Beverly Hills.