John Purcell is a litigation partner in the Los Angeles office of Arent Fox. John’s practice covers a number of areas of commercial law, with special emphasis in class actions, intellectual property and media. He has represented large commercial clients in a number of nationwide class actions, especially those involving alleged violations of consumer protection laws. John’s practice also includes litigation relating to copyright, patent, trademark, idea theft, trade secret and unfair competition. He also has substantial experience in construction, employment, real estate, securities and environmental nuisance matters.
John's clients have included Sony Electronics, Sprint, CBS, Warner Bros., Yahoo!, Airbnb, The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, Mattel, American Realty Capital and Mitsubishi Electric.