Michael Geibelson, Esquire is the Managing Partner of Robins Kaplan LLP’s California offices. He solves complex business disputes through litigation and trial, including real estate disputes, misappropriation of trade secrets, unfair competition and false advertising, antitrust, and class claims under California’s Unfair Competition Law (UCL) and False Advertising Law (FAL) (Business & Professions Code §§ 17200 and 17500). His trial experience ranges widely, from remedying real estate disputes to the misappropriation of trade secrets, and from welding product defects to claims involving violations of the Clean Water Act and Endangered Species Act. In 2018, he obtained the denial of injunctive relief in a copyright claim against a retailer along with a determination that Disney was misusing its copyrights to twenty of its films.
Mr. Geibelson’s commercial litigation has included the representation of companies in the Retail, Real Estate, and Food & Beverage industries in real estate and other key industry issues.