David Rivkin is a member of the firm’s litigation, international and environmental teams and is co-leader of the firm’s national Appellate Practice. He has extensive experience in constitutional, administrative and international law litigation and has been involved in numerous high-profile cases. With prior experience in the government sector, David draws on a wealth of knowledge when providing compliance advice to companies and handling enforcement proceedings before government agencies on issues arising out of multilateral and unilateral sanctions, Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA), anti-boycott issues, bankruptcy and financial fraud matters and environmental and energy issues.
David has developed and implemented legislative, regulatory and litigation initiatives for two Administrations. Over the years, he has published hundreds of articles, op eds, book reviews and book chapters on a variety of international, legal, constitutional, defense, arms control, foreign policy, environmental and energy issues for various newspapers and magazines, including The Wall Street Journal, Washington Post, New York Times, USA Today and Los Angeles Times, and has been a frequent commentator and guest on TV and radio shows including ABC, CBS, NBC, CNN, Fox News, NPR and PBS.
8/12/2013 - New York Times Covers Rivkin and Grossman Facebook Privacy Settlement Challenge
7/29/2013 - Rivkin and Grossman "judicial cert petition" Noted in AmLaw Litigation Daily and Reuters
7/24/2013 - Use of “Stand Your Ground” Laws Should be Left Up to States Argue Rivkin and Grossman