Hueston Hennigan LLP
Douglas J. Dixon is a founding partner of Hueston Hennigan and is based in the firm’s Newport Beach office. His practice spans a wide range of litigation in federal and state courts at the trial and appellate levels and before arbitral tribunals. His ability to help clients navigate highly complex technological, regulatory, and business matters is the unifying thread through a practice covering multiple areas of the law. Mr. Dixon’s practice focuses on complex business litigation, intellectual property litigation, securities litigation, international arbitration, and other high-stakes commercial disputes. Mr. Dixon also has extensive experience representing companies in internal and government investigations. Representative clients include Allergan, Amgen, Bagdasarian Productions, T-Mobile, Waste Management, and Western Digital.
Mr. Dixon received his J.D., magna cum laude, from the Georgetown University Law Center in 2005, and began his legal career as a law clerk to the Honorable Edward Rafeedie of the U.S. District Court for the Central District of California. After clerking, Mr. Dixon was an associate at Cravath, Swaine & Moore LLP and then Irell & Manella LLP, where he was elected to the partnership of the firm. During law school, Mr. Dixon externed at the U.S. Department of Justice, Antitrust Division.In addition to his practice, Mr. Dixon serves on the board of the Public Law Center, a pro bono organization that provides legal services to low-income and vulnerable residents of Orange County.Mr. Dixon is conversant in Spanish, having lived in Argentina for two years.