David Schnider

Contact Details


16133 Ventura Blvd. Suite 820, Encino, CA 91436


David Schnider is a partner in the law firm of Nolan Heimann LLP. His goal is to provide his clients with just the right amount of lawyering. David combines over 16 years of big firm litigation, corporate in house, and business management experience to help his clients identify exactly what legal help they need and to provide that help effectively and efficiently. He works with his clients to understand and solve their legal challenges in a way that makes sense for their business.

David’s practice focuses on trademarks, licensing, and general business contracts for apparel, consumer product, and interactive entertainment companies. He has filed over 250 trademark registrations in the U.S. and overseas and has negotiated and drafted hundreds of business agreements with manufacturers, distributors, publishers, and other business partners. In addition to legal work, David also understands the nuances of business development and strategy, having developed a multi-million-dollar licensed apparel division from scratch.

David earned a dergee in Rhetoric from UC Berkeley and his JD from UC Hastings College of the Law, where he was the Senior Production and Internet Editor of the Hastings Communications and Entertainment Law Journal.



Intellectual Property, Licensing, and Contract Negotiations

Law Firm

Nolan Heimann LLP

Area of Practice

Agreements (NDAs), Business Development and Strategy, Contracts, Copyright law, General Counsel Services, Online Terms and Conditions and Privacy Policies, Risk Management, Trademark


California, 1998

Professional Affiliations

Los Angeles Lawyer Magazine Editorial Board (Former Chair), Los Angeles County Bar Association, San Fernando Valley Bar Association, International Licensing Industry Merchandisers'' Association (LIMA), Women in Toys (WIT), The Holistic Chamber of Commerce


J.D. - UC Hastings College of Law; BA - University of California at Berkeley