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Admitted to Practice

  • California, 2014
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of California, 2016
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of California, 2016
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of California, 2015
  • U.S. District Court Central District of California, 2015

William David

William David focuses his practice on employment law. He defends employers against discrimination, retaliation, harassment, and wrongful termination claims, as well as wage and hour class actions. William has successfully defended employers in state and federal court and in arbitration.

Representative Experience

Cunningham v. SBM Site Services, LLC*

Second-chaired multi-day arbitration of claims for age discrimination, retaliation, and harassment that resulted in a complete defense verdict. (A.A.A. 2016)

White v. The San Francisco Opera*

Favorable early resolution of single-plaintiff action alleging age and disability discrimination, breach of contract, and wrongful termination. (San Francisco Cnty. (Cal.) Sup. Ct. 2016)
* Denotes experience completed at a prior firm

Additional Qualifications

  • Attorney, Seyfarth Shaw, San Francisco, 2014-2016
  • Summer Associate, Travelers Ins. Co., Walnut Creek, Calif., 2011
  • Legal Intern, Jana Partners LLC, New York, N.Y., 2010

Professional & Community Activities

  • Board Member, South Asian Bar Association-Northern California (SABA-NC)
  • Diversity Awards Committee Member, Asian Pacific American Bar Association of Silicon Valley (APABA-SV)
  • Mock Trial Coach, DeAnza High School
  • Attorney Ambassador, Open Doors Program (law student shadowing program)
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