At the heart of my trial practice is the drive to be an unrelenting advocate for my clients, utilizing my experience as a state and federal prosecutor, thorough preparation, attention to detail and aggressively pursuing creative avenues to achieve the very best results.
Doug Lobel is a senior partner and first chair trial lawyer in Cooley’s global litigation department. Doug co-chairs the firm’s national class action practice and focuses on a diverse commercial and criminal litigation practice. Bringing 35+ years of courtroom experience to each engagement, he is retained by public companies and individuals to handle their most significant litigation across the US. With experience in 50+ federal and state courts throughout his career, Doug’s knowledge of the law and the strategies needed to win are unparalleled.
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Doug Lobel Representative Litigation
Commercial Class Action Litigation
White Collar Defense & Investigations
False Claims Act/Qui Tam
Hiking the National Parks
Sources name him an exceptional trial lawyer, and praise his dedicated and highly tactical approach to handling cases.
George Washington University Law SchoolJD, 1983
Haverford CollegeBA, 1979
District of Columbia
Chambers USA 2021 Recognizes Cooley Lawyers + Practices
May 28, 2021
Chambers USA 2020 Recognizes Cooley Lawyers + Practices
May 13, 2020
Best Lawyers 2020 – Cooley
November 18, 2019
Winner, Washington Business Journal: "Top Washington Lawyer" Competition: Top Corporate Litigator
Chambers USA: Commercial Litigation
Best Lawyers in America: Commercial Litigation and Communications Law
Tireless, aggressive and very bright; a genuine trial attorney.
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