Gavin L. Zee, Principal


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(415) 834-1705 direct

Gavin Zee is a Principal of Smithline PC, a one-of-a-kind San Francisco law firm focusing exclusively on technology transactions, product legal review and open source advising. As Principal, Gavin leads teams that represent the firm’s Internet, SaaS/software, device and video game clients and participates in firm management. Since joining the firm as its second associate in 2007, Gavin has been a leader in the growth and development of the firm. Gavin became a shareholder of the firm in 2015.

Prior to joining the firm, Gavin was an associate with Wilson Sonsini in Palo Alto, California.

Gavin received a BA from the University of California, Berkeley with a double major in English and Molecular and Cell Biology and a JD from Columbia Law School.

Gavin is a Certified Information Privacy Professional (Europe)(CIPP/E) and admitted to practice in California.