Gibson Dunn, Ex-Sedgwick Partners Tapped For Calif. Bench

By Dave Simpson (October 11, 2018, 11:59 PM EDT) -- Partners from Gibson Dunn & Crutcher LLP, Buchalter APC and the now-defunct Sedgwick LLP were among the 33 new superior court judges California Gov. Jerry Brown appointed Thursday.

Frederick S. Chung, who's been a partner at Gibson Dunn since 2008, got the nod for the Santa Clara County Superior Court. He was an associate at the firm from 2003 to 2007 and, before that, an associate at Morrison & Foerster LLP from 1996 to 2003.

Chung represented Fitbit Inc. in its multifront intellectual property war with rival Jawbone, which was settled in California federal court in December

After the settlement was announced,...

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