David Sunkin is a partner in the Corporate Practice Group in the firm's Los Angeles office.
Areas of Practice
Mr. Sunkin practices general corporate and securities law, with an emphasis on mergers and acquisitions, public offerings, SEC reporting obligations, corporate governance, and marketing and sponsorship agreements. He advises clients ranging from start-ups to large public companies, including representing purchasers, sellers, and financial advisors in public and private merger and acquisition transactions. Before joining Sheppard Mullin, he was vice president and general counsel of Earl Scheib, Inc., where he was responsible for all of the company's legal and business affairs and the company's strategic planning and acquisitions/divestitures.
•Mergers and Acquisitions, Legal 500, 2015-2016
•Recognized by Daily Journal as Top 100 Lawyers in California, 2014
•Review D&O Liability Insurance Before Bankruptcy To Ensure Its Adequacy, Bowne Digest, February 2004
•Director/Officer Liability in Event of Bankruptcy, ACC Docket 21, no. 10, November/December 2003