Watanabe Nason is pleased to announce the placement of litigation partner John Purcell with Arent Fox in Los Angeles. Mr. Purcell was a partner with Quinn Emanuel.
Mr. Purcell practices in a number of areas of commercial law, with special emphasis in class actions, intellectual property, media and general commercial litigation. He has represented substantial commercial clients in a number of nation-wide class actions, especially those involving alleged violations of consumer protection laws. His practice also includes litigation relating to copyright, patent, trademark, idea theft and unfair competition. He also has substantial experience in construction, real estate and environmental nuisance matters. Mr. Purcell has extensive state and federal appellate experience as well.
Throughout his career, Mr. Purcell has represented Sony, Zurich/Steadfast Insurance, US Merchants, Realty Capital Securities/American Realty Capital, Westminster Capital, ARRI Group and Airbnb, among others.