Gökalp Y. Gürer is an associate in Diamond McCarthy’s San Francisco’s office where he focuses his practice on complex commercial litigation and intellectual property matters. Prior to joining Diamond McCarthy, Gökalp worked for a reputable firm in Sacramento where he defended California public entities and employees in litigation.
Gökalp earned his Juris Doctorate in May 2016 from UC Davis School of Law. Gökalp served as Senior Articles Editor on the UC Davis Law Review, and his Note—“No Paper? No Problem: Ushering in Electronic Wills Through California’s ‘Harmless Error’ Provision”—was selected for publication. Gökalp also competed in the Saul Lefkowitz Moot Court Competition at the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit, and prior to law school, Gökalp served in the prestigious Capital Fellows Program as a Judicial Administration Fellow.