Newdorf Legal is the go-to small firm for big problems
. When executives and public officials face complex business litigation
and legal challenges, they turn to David Newdorf for advice and representation. Since 1994, Mr. Newdorf has handled high-profile litigation in the private and public sectors. He has worked at O'Melveny & Myers LLP - one of the nation's most prestigious firms - and was a supervisor at the San Francisco City Attorney's Office.
The San Francisco Board of Supervisors commended Mr. Newdorf as "one of San Francisco's finest lawyers." (Proclamation of July 11, 2008.)
Newdorf Legal gets big-firm results while providing small-firm attention. Mr. Newdorf has achieved exceptional results in numerous trials, arbitrations, mediations and appeals. He has defended San Francisco Bay Area businesses and public entities in class actions and disputes involving multi-million dollar claims.
He has personally tried numerous cases to a jury verdict, briefed and argued state and federal appeals, and supervised lawyers handling hundreds of lawsuits. As a litigation attorney at O'Melveny & Myers LLP from 1994 to 2001, Mr. Newdorf focused on class action defense, business disputes, and Intellectual Property litigation.
David Newdorf is an experienced trial lawyer.
As a trial lawyer and team leader at the San Francisco City Attorney's Office, Mr. Newdorf has been lead counsel in more than one hundred lawsuits, including civil rights, class actions and high-value commercial disputes. When a case cannot be resolved through pre-trial motion or mediation, he is prepared to go the distance.Mr. Newdorf was named in the 2011 Northern California Super Lawyers magazine, an honor bestowed on no more than 5 percent of the state's lawyers.
Newdorf Legal has a top-tier team. Mr. Newdorf has degrees from the University of California, Berkeley, Columbia University, and Loyola Law School. His full-time professional staff boasts degrees from top universities and law schools.
Senior Associate Vicki Van Fleet graduated from New York University School of Law and was previously Vice President and Senior Corporate Counsel at Charles Schwab & Co.