Gregory Doll, a trial lawyer with over 20 years of experience, currently represents some of the largest corporations in the world on a wide range of business and intellectual property issues. As lead counsel, he has achieved victories in numerous high stakes jury trials, as well as arbitrations and bet-the-company injunctive relief proceedings, solidifying the firm's reputation as one of LA's premier trial boutiques. His approach to trial is not only to win, but to win efficiently. He has never been defeated in front of a jury. His trial and arbitration victories include:
- Defense verdict in one-week federal jury trial on behalf former NBA players sued for breach of contract and fraud;
- Defense verdict in three-week state jury trial against a public company involving issues of employment discrimination and retaliation;
- Defense acquittal in three-week federal white-collar-criminal jury trial on behalf of an executive facing 30 years in prison (a verdict described by the Daily Journal as “stunning”);
- Plaintiff verdict in two-week state jury trial on behalf of a corporation suing former employees for theft of trade secrets;
- Settlement a week into a two-week state jury trial involving a highly publicized celebrity partnership dissolution;
- Arbitration award on behalf of a public company suing former employees for embezzlement;
- Arbitration award on behalf of a private equity company and its individual owners sued for breach of promissory note and foreclosure of real and personal property.
Greg devotes much of his practice to the defense of class action lawsuits, involving a wide range of consumer claims. He has extensive experience in copyright and trademark litigation, shareholder derivative lawsuits, and real estate disputes. He has handled numerous successful appeals, resulting in both published and unpublished opinions. After his argument before the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals in San Francisco, he received a special letter of commendation from the Ninth Circuit, noting his “excellent advocacy” and “special contribution” to the art of advocacy.
Greg received his law degree from the University of Southern California, where he served as Editor of the Law Review and was elected Order of the Coif. He received his undergraduate degree from the University of California at Los Angeles, graduating summa cum laude. Prior to founding DAE, he practiced law at the Century City office of Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher (1997-2002) and the Beverly Hills firm of Browne & Woods (2002-2004). He is the author of two novels, an avid surfer, and a performing musician.