Todd brings a depth of talent and experience to his clients. He attended top schools, including Dartmouth College and Berkeley Law, where he was Order of the Coif (top 10%) and an Executive Editor for the California Law Review. Todd then completed a prestigious federal clerkship in the Northern District of California for the Honorable Vaughn R. Walker (Ret.) and joined Gibson Dunn & Crutcher as a litigator in its San Francisco office. Todd moved to Sacramento in 1999 to join an elite litigation boutique founded by two former United States Attorneys. In 2011, Todd, along with the rest of the then Stevens, O’Connell & Jacobs firm, moved to the international law firm of DLA Piper. Elevated to Managing Partner of DLA Piper’s Sacramento Office in 2015, Todd remained at DLA Piper until 2019, when he departed to found the Noonan Law Group. Todd also taught Appellate Advocacy at the UC Davis School of Law (King Hall) from 2010-2013.
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With his extensive background in civil litigation, David delivers high-quality results for his clients. He earned his J.D. from Berkeley Law, and his B.A. from the University of California at Berkeley. With a background in journalism, David was also previously an Instructor in Sports Law at the University of California Davis School of Law. David was Listed in The Best Lawyers in America, Commercial Litigation, 2021. David focuses his practice on civil litigation in a range of areas, including business disputes, false claims, real estate matters, employment harassment and discrimination cases, health care, and insurance coverage and bad faith claims.
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