Noah advises on legal ethics, conflicts-of-interests and other risk management issues.
Prior to joining Fenwick, Noah was an associate at an Am Law 100 law firm and two San Francisco law firms, where he focused his practice on the representation of law firms of all sizes on legal ethics advice and counseling matters, legal malpractice defense, disqualification motions, and attorney disciplinary defense. Before entering private practice, Noah served as a law clerk to Chief Justice Shirley S. Abrahamson of the Wisconsin Supreme Court.
Speaking Engagements and Publications
- “The Legal Ethics of Social Networking,” multiple presentations (2011 – 2017)
- “Recent Developments in Conflicts Law,” multiple presentations (2012 – 2015)
- “Ethics Tips for New Lawyers, BASF Barrister’s Club” (2013 & 2014)
- “Lost Profit Claims as Speculative Damages: The Courts’ ‘Gatekeeper’ Role,” Professional Liability Underwriting Society (PLUS) Newsletter, July 2013 (co-author)
- MPC Fall/Winter Symposium (2012)
- “Ethics in an Economic Downturn,” State Bar Trademark Committee (2011); BASF Barrister’s Club (2012)
Education & Admissions
J.D., University of California, Berkeley School of Law
B.A., Political Science
University of Pennsylvania
Admitted to practice in California
Admitted to practice in the U.S. District Courts for the Central, Eastern and Northern Districts of California, and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit