Winston & Strawn Expands IP Litigation Practice With Addition of David Enzminger to Los Angeles Office

Mar 21, 2011, 12:11 ET from Winston & Strawn LLP

LOS ANGELES, March 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Winston & Strawn LLP announced today that David Enzminger joined its intellectual property litigation practice in Los Angeles as a partner. Enzminger brings more than 20 years of experience in IP and technology litigation, with a particular emphasis on patent, trade secret, trademark, and antitrust matters. He joins Winston from O'Melveny & Myers LLP.


Enzminger is particularly well known for his work in handling complex patent and trade infringement cases in state and federal courts for clients in the telecommunications, computer hardware and software, and manufacturing industries. He is also experienced in litigating disputes involving trade secrets and allegations of false advertising and unfair competition.

"David brings enormous talent and energy to our IP litigation practice," said Laura Petroff, managing partner of Winston's Los Angeles office. "His nuanced understanding of cutting-edge technologies, plus his track record of success in the courtroom, are tremendous assets to existing and new clients in Los Angeles."

Added Jim Hurst, head of Winston's highly ranked 140-attorney intellectual property group: "As our worldwide IP practice continues to expand, we welcome the remarkable skills and savvy that David offers. His reputation and know-how are an outstanding fit for the practice and firm, and will allow us to strategically expand our global IP practice on the West Coast."

Most recently, Winston added prominent IP litigation partners Richard Price and Gareth Morgan to its London office, Michael Murray to its New York office, and more than 15 IP litigation partners from the former Howrey law firm to its Chicago and Washington, D.C. offices, as well as its newly opened Houston office.

Enzminger received his J.D., cum laude, from Arizona State University, and a B.A., cum laude, from the University of Redlands.

Winston & Strawn LLP is an international commercial law firm with 15 offices in North America, Asia and Europe. More information about the firm is available at

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