Managing Partner, Irell & Manella LLP 

David Gindler serves as Managing Partner of Irell & Manella LLP. His practice focuses on intellectual property litigation and licensing, with an emphasis in complex patent litigation. While nationally recognized by Chambers USA for his expertise in life sciences matters, David’s work spans a broad array of industries and technologies. He has achieved extraordinary trial outcomes for both plaintiffs and defendants, including a $302 million verdict for breach of a research and license agreement, as well as defeating a $217 million damages claim where liability had already been established in an earlier trial handled by a different law firm.

In 2018, Irell & Manella was ranked fourth out of 220 large firms for its percentage of minority partners. 

Joined LCLD 2019 

Highlights of LCLD Participation


Annual Meeting (2018)

Member: David Gindler

Communications: Kristy Werness