Doug Kari

Doug Kari, a principal in Arbitech, has served as EVP, Sales Director and Chief Legal Officer. Doug oversees a team that manages a thriving account base, and he provides counsel to senior management and the Board.

In 2017, Doug represented several hundred technology companies as amici curiae in a key patent law case before the Supreme Court. In 2012, a brief authored by Doug was cited in a landmark U.S. Supreme Court case involving international trade in copyrighted products.

Doug’s articles about law and technology have appeared in Ars Technica, LA Weekly, Las Vegas Review-Journal, SF Daily Journal, LA Lawyer, Nevada Appeal and San Diego Union-Tribune.

Doug was formerly a partner in Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe, where he represented Lucent Technologies, Fidelity Investments, Home Shopping Network and other companies in high-stakes business litigation. Doug has a B.A. from U.C. Berkeley and a J.D. magna cum laude from Hastings College of the Law. Doug is also an accomplished mountaineer who has scaled Kilimanjaro and Aconcagua, two of the world’s highest summits.

Doug Kari