David joined Emerald in July 2013 and serves as Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary. David oversees all aspects of the business of a legal or corporate nature, including merger & acquisition transactions, commercial contracts, corporate governance and Board matters, equity plans and agreements, debt agreements, financial reporting obligations, and litigation. Prior to joining Emerald, David has over ten years’ experience, having worked in private practice, in-house at a large publicly traded consumer products company, and for the international law firm of Latham & Watkins LLP. David is a graduate of Stanford Law School in Stanford, California.
David resides in Corona Del Mar, CA. where enjoys being active and outdoors with his wife and three little girls.