Patrick Gunn

Partner in Charge – San Francisco

+1 415 693 2070

Patrick Gunn is partner in charge of Cooley's San Francisco office. He represents companies and individuals in the technology, venture capital and real estate industries in complex business litigation, including shareholder derivative actions, commercial contract litigation, and real estate development disputes.

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  • Rappi Defeats Trade Secret Misappropriation Case 

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  • Boston University School of Law
    JD, 1994

  • University of Colorado at Boulder
    BA, International Affairs
    Phi Beta Kappa, 1990

Admissions & Credentials



  • American Bar Association

  • The Bar Association of San Francisco

  • Los Angeles County Bar Association

Rankings & Accolades

    Benchmark Litigation – Star

    California Super Lawyers – Since 2008

    The Daily Journal – Top 10 Defense Verdict


+1 415 693 2070 office
+1 415 693 2222 fax

3 Embarcadero Center
20th Floor
San Francisco, CA 94111-4004