David J. Williams

Attorney at Law

David is a complex commercial litigator with a background in banking, real estate, trade secret, misappropriation, copyright, trademark, securities, finance and complex business matters as well as a background in advising clients in general litigation and transactional matters. In such representations, he has handled complex litigation matters in both federal and state courts. His practice focuses on litigation in business, real estate, commercial, business as well as transactional work in corporate, finance, business and real estate matters.

Mr. Williams’ litigation experience includes in-depth expertise litigating real estate, title, commercial, trade secret, misappropriation, copyright, trademark, securities, banking, creditor's rights, real estate, development disputes and multifaceted business matters. Mr. Williams has served as primary general counsel for corporations and financial institutions and has assisted regional and national banks and capital investment and acquisition companies in the handling litigation disputes, foreclosure structuring, negotiations and general corporate transactions.

  • Education
    • J.D., University of Miami School of Law
    • B.A., Brigham Young University
  • Practice Focus
    • Litigation in Business, Real Estate, Commercial Business
    • Transactional Work in Corporate, Finance, Business and Real Estate
  • Professional Admissions & Associations
    • State Bar of California
    • U.S. Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals
    • U.S. District Court for the Central, Southern, Northern and Eastern Districts of California
  • Publications, Speaking Engagements & Presentations
    • “Proceed with Caution” Mortgage Banking Magazine, April 2015
    • “What Depth of Responsibility do Creditors and Lenders Have to Maintain the Value of Collateral in Their Possession?” The Banking Law Journal, June 2013
    • “A Lender’s Guide for Avoiding Sham Guaranty Claims-The Devil is in the Details” The Banking Law Journal, June 2011
  • Second Language
    • Spanish
  • Awards & Recognition
    • Southern California Super Lawyers Rising Star