Ethan represents clients across the technology, internet, and consumer product industries in a broad range of litigation matters, including commercial, intellectual property, and privacy and cybersecurity cases. He has experience counseling new and established businesses as they navigate disputes relating to new technologies and legal frontiers.
Prior to joining Fenwick, Ethan was an associate at an Am Law 50 firm, where he represented clients in civil and criminal government enforcement, commercial litigation and investigative matters. He also advised clients at both the trial and appellate levels on several matters involving securities and complex litigation.
Ethan maintains an active pro bono practice and recently won asylum for a family in San Francisco Immigration Court. He has represented other asylum applicants as well as transgender individuals seeking changes to their legal names and documents. Ethan has served as counsel to parties and amici curiae in federal appeals courts and in a certiorari petition to the United States Supreme Court.
Ethan was an editor on the Columbia Journal of Law and Social Problems and graduated law school as a James Kent Scholar. While obtaining his law degree, Ethan interned for the Honorable Debra Ann Livingston of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit and the Honorable Roslynn R. Mauskopf of the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York.