Shearman & Sterling LLP multinational law firm headquartered in New York City, United States.

David Whittlesey is a partner in the Litigation practice.

He focuses on complex commercial, business and intellectual property litigation. He has litigated numerous cases involving shareholder disputes, mergers and acquisitions, securities fraud claims, deceptive trade practices claims, patent infringement claims, and trademark disputes. In addition, he has significant experience with disputes relating to consumer products, license agreements, software, telecommunications, professional malpractice, trade secrets, real estate, insurance, banking, construction, and oil & gas matters. He has represented clients in litigation and arbitration matters and in trial and appellate proceedings in several states and the District of Columbia. He also regularly counsels clients on compliance issues.