Brian is an associate in our Silicon Valley office.

Brian O'Beirne
Silicon Valley
P+1 650 463 5322

Brian specializes in corporate partnering, strategic alliances, technology protection, and licensing and commercialization of intellectual property and technology assets. Brian also focuses on transactional IP issues related to our clients’ financing and M&A activities.

Prior to joining Gunderson Dettmer, Brian was an Arthur Cox Teaching Fellow in Trinity College Dublin, Ireland, where he lectured and taught seminars in private law remedies, constitutional law and legal philosophy. More recently, he worked as a Legal Data Science Associate in Ravel Law, a legal analytics startup in the Bay Area.

Brian currently sits on the Board of Directors of the Irish American Bar Association of Northern California.


  • University of California, Berkeley, School of Law, LL.M.
  • University of Oxford (Mansfield College), B.C.L.
  • Trinity College Dublin, LL.B.


CIPP/US & CIPP/E Certified