Walead Esmail ('06) joins Dykema Gossett, Los Angeles, as associate


Walead Esmail ('06)
Walead Esmail ('06)

Source: Dykema Gossett

Walead Esmail ('06) has joined the Los Angeles office of Dykema Gossett as an associate in the firm's Financial Services Litigation practice. 

Esmail's general litigation experience includes the representation of individuals as well as international and Fortune 500 companies in the financial services and entertainment industries.  Prior to joining Dykema, Esmail served as general counsel for Avatar Records, a production company, where he was responsible for managing its intellectual property portfolio, including legal disputes involving copyright and trademark infringement matters.  Esmail has experience handling complex commercial litigation involving contract, securities fraud, bankruptcy and insurance issues.

At BU Law, Esmail was the managing editor of the Journal of Science and Technology Law.  He was also named a Paul J. Liacos Distinguished Scholar and the G. Joseph Tauro Scholar, and served as film committee chair of the Communication, Entertainment and Sports Law Association.