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David Meschke, in conjunction with the firm’s nationally ranked Litigation Department, assists clients with complex commercial litigation matters and helps them reach the best possible resolution.

Adam McMillen has experience leading complex business and patent infringement cases from beginning to end in state and federal courts. Adam designs his litigation strategy with an eye for his clients’ business goals as well as the dynamic legal environment of intellectual property enforcement. He strives to be meticulous in trial preparation and thorough in depositions in order to provide the best representation to clients.

Russell McGlothlin possesses extensive experience concerning water use and management in California and the western United States, including water right permitting and adjudication, water transfers, conjunctive water use, water quality, and reclamation. In addition to his water practice, he has significant experience concerning regulated utilities, energy, land use, real estate, local government, and environmental matters, including CEQA and ESA compliance.

John McDermott is a commercial litigator and trial attorney and serves on the firm’s Executive Committee. He formerly chaired Brownstein’s Litigation Department and served as the firm’s General Counsel. He has over 30 years of experience litigating commercial disputes. John also specializes in corporate governance and serves as independent fiduciary counsel to the board of directors of a $40 billion public pension fund.