Farella Braun + Martel LLP, San Francisco
Anthony P. Schoenberg maintains a commercial litigation and trial practice focusing on complex business matters. He is a seasoned courtroom advocate who has significant jury trial experience.Mr. Schoenberg has represented large and small businesses, as well as individuals, in a wide range of disputes, with a particular focus on copyright, trademark and trade secret disputes, securities enforcement actions, class actions, real estate disputes and products liability matters. Mr. Schoenberg is presently defending a former executive of a failed bank in a securities class action and related bankruptcy proceeding. He also currently represents a multi-national company in a copyright and trademark dispute related to a computer software product. In recent years, Mr. Schoenberg was part of a team that obtained an arbitration award of more than $43 million in a trade secret action on behalf of a computer chip manufacturer. In addition, Mr. Schoenberg is head of the firm's E-Discovery Task Force and is a founding member of the firm's Renewable Energies and Clean Technologies group.Mr. Schoenberg also maintains an active pro bono practice. He has represented parties in civil rights litigation involving cutting edge issues of Constitutional law, and he has represented parties seeking political asylum in United States Immigration Court.Mr. Schoenberg is admitted to the State Bar of California, the United States Supreme Court, the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals, and the United States District Courts for the Northern, Eastern, Central and Southern Districts of California.Mr. Schoenberg earned his J.D., magna cum laude, from Hastings College of the Law in 1998, where he was Senior Notes Editor for the Hastings Law Journal, a member of the Thurston Honor Society and elected to Order of the Coif. Immediately after law school, Mr. Schoenberg clerked for the Honorable Judge Sandra B. Armstrong of the US District Court of Northern California. He received his B.A. in Social Science from the University of California at Berkeley in 1992.