Snehal Desai



Snehal Desai is an associate in the Intellectual Property Practice Group in the firm's San Francisco office. She is a member of the Privacy and Cybersecurity Team, the Advertising Team and the Technology Transactions Team.

Areas of Practice

Advertising: Snehal advises clients in conducting advertising campaigns, contests and sweepstakes, and brand marketing campaigns.

Technology and Commercial Transactions: Snehal drafts and negotiates agreements for software, SaaS, technology services, logistics, marketing, outsourcing, intellectual property licensing, sourcing and distribution agreements, and other commercial and transactional matters.

Privacy and Data Protection: Snehal counsels clients on compliance with domestic and international privacy laws and regulations. She helps clients with drafting privacy policies and online terms of service for websites and mobile applications. She also counsels clients regarding cybersecurity breach response and best practices for mitigation.

Snehal also has an active pro bono practice and dedicates time to serving her local community.


Privacy Law Blog Posts

• 2019 is the Year of . . . CCPA? January 8, 2019
• NY Issues Data Breach Report, April 12, 2018
• 2018: The Year of the FTC and Informational Injuries? January 17, 2018

Covering Your Ads Blog Posts

• FTC Workshop Provides Insight on Best Practices to Mitigate Informational Injuries, December 28, 2017

Areas of Practice (14)

  • Intellectual Property
  • Copyrights
  • IP Licensing, Technology and Commercial Transactions
  • Trademarks and Trade Dress
  • Privacy and Cybersecurity
  • Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA)
  • Technology Transactions
  • Advertising
  • Entertainment and Digital Media
  • Fashion, Apparel and Beauty
  • Food and Beverage
  • Retail
  • Social Media and Games
  • Sports

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
415.774.2960  Phone
415.403.6093  Fax
University Attended:
University of California, San Diego, B.A., 2011
Law School Attended:
University of California, Hastings, J.D., 2015
Year of First Admission:
2015, California

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San Francisco, California

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