A founding member of Quinn Emanuel’s appellate practice based in Northern California, Dan Bromberg is an appellate specialist who has argued before the United States Supreme Court, state courts of final resort, as well as state and federal intermediate courts of appeals across the country. Mr. Bromberg has filed over three dozen briefs in the United States Supreme Court, including six successful petitions for certiorari. He also is a skilled California appellate lawyer versed in writs and other aspects of California appellate practice who regularly teaches continuing education classes on appellate practice.
Mr. Bromberg is experienced in numerous substantive areas, including patents, trademarks, and other areas of IP law; products liability; contracts and commercial disputes; employment and consumer litigation; and constitutional law. As a result of the firm’s extensive trial practice, he also has extensive experience with appeals from multi-million and even billion dollar verdicts, overturning a $188 million judgment and reducing another judgment by $200 million as well as successfully defending multi-million dollar verdicts. In addition, Mr. Bromberg successfully defended the exclusion of expert testimony seeking over $1 billion in lost profits in a landmark California Supreme Court decision establishing the “gatekeeping” responsibility of California trial courts against speculative or otherwise unreliable expert testimony.
Mr. Bromberg is rated “AV Preeminent” by Martindale Hubbell, its highest rating, and is a Litigation Counsel of America fellow. He has been recognized as a “Best Lawyer” in appellate practice, an appellate “Super Lawyer,” and a “Top Rated Lawyer in Appellate Law.” He is also a certified California appellate law specialist and a member of the California Academy of Appellate Lawyers.