DORU GAVRIL

Associate
Litigation

EXPERIENCE:

Doru Gavril is an associate in the Palo Alto office of Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati, where he is part of the firm's litigation department. He has represented public companies and their officers and directors in securities class actions, derivative actions, shareholder class actions, deal litigation, and books and records actions, as well as in connection with governmental and regulatory investigations. Doru's practice usually involves multi-forum actions across both federal and state courts.

Prior to joining the firm, Doru served as a judicial extern in the chambers of the Honorable Marilyn Hall Patel of the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California. During his graduate studies, Doru was a teaching fellow at Harvard University, where he taught sections of courses on the presidency, Congress, and introductory economics. He also served as a legislative intern for Senator Carl Levin of Michigan and Representative Robert A. Brady of Pennsylvania.

SELECT CLIENTS:
  • A10 Networks
  • Accuray
  • Bridgepoint Education
  • FireEye
  • Google
  • NetApp
  • Pacific Biosciences of California
EDUCATION:
  • J.D., Stanford Law School, 2011
    Recipient, Class of 1959 Silver Anniversary Scholarship and John Hart Ely Prize for empirical research of jury trials
  • M.A., Political Science, Harvard Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, 2008
  • B.A., Political Science and Economics, Swarthmore College, 2005
    With High Honors; Recipient, Laurama Page Pixton Scholarship and J. Roland Pennock Fellowship in Public Affairs
ADMISSIONS:
  • State Bar of California