Senior Legal Counsel
July 2013 to March 2016
White & Case LLP
February 2005 to July 2013
March 2016 to May 2018
Foster City, California
Office of the Attorney General for the State of New York
Assistant Attorney General
August 2002 to January 2005
United States District Court for the Southern District of Iowa
August 2001 to August 2002
Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati
August 1999 to July 2001
Cahill Gordon & Reindel
1998 to 1998
Nelson for U.S. Senate
1996 to 1996
White & Case LLP
Silicon Valley, CA
What company does Howard Wettan work for?
Howard Wettan works for Apple
What is Howard Wettan's role at Apple?
Howard Wettan is Senior Legal Counsel
What industry does Howard Wettan work in?
Howard Wettan works in the Law Practice industry.
💼 Past Experience
I am a Senior Legal Counsel at Apple from July 2013 to March 2016. I worked at White & Case LLP from February 2005 to July 2013 and at Visa from March 2016 to May 2018. I originally worked in the Trial Division, which is where I helped prosecute cases in the United States et al. v. Oracle case, which I was on the courthouse team that won. I also worked on the antitrust team during the administration of Attorney General Spitzer. I am also a Law Clerk at United States District Court for the Southern District of Iowa from August 2001 to August 2002. I was in the Corporate Litigation practice at White & Case from 1998 to 1999. Then I worked in the Technology Transactions practice at White & Case and I was involved in a number of mergers and acquisitions. In terms of legal experience, I am also a partner in White & Case's Mergers & Acquisitions group. I have a lot of experience in the area of intellectual property, and I have been involved in a lot of cases where I have helped prosecute the defendants. I am also very familiar with the area of antitrust law and I helped enforce the settlement in New York v. Microsoft. I am also very familiar with the area of consumer protection and I helped represent a teenager who was facing expulsion from school and an HIV/AIDS sufferer who was seeking consumer redress.
Howard Wettan has a degree from San Francisco State University in economics, and a juris doctorate from Brown University in applied math-economics. Wettan practiced banking and financial advising before becoming a law professor at Columbia Law School in 2003. The legal practice has given Wettan the opportunity to engage in extensive litigation, both in private and public courts. As a practicing attorney, Wettan has delivered speeches, taught law courses and given seminars on legal analysis and financial planning.
💡 Technical & Interpersonal Skills
demonstrates a strong understanding of technology and its impact on the legal system, interpersonal relationships, and business processes. As a Senior Legal Counsel at Apple, Wettan was able to develop and represents the firm's clients in a variety of legal areas including technology, IP, innovation, and strategic partnerships. Wettan also excelled in developing representational skills and enjoyed working with a variety of clients.At White & Case, Wettan was able to work with a wide range of clients, including in the consumer, business, and intellectual property industries. He was also able to develop strong interpersonal relationships with his clients, which allows him to share his understanding of the legal process and provide guidance to his clients on business processes. Additionally, Wettan was excellent in working with his co-workers and was able to develop a strong collaborative spirit within the firm.At Visa, Wettan was able to work with a variety of clients. He was successful in developing relationships with his clients, which allowed him to share his understanding of the legal process and provide guidance to his clients on business processes. Additionally, Wettan was excellent in working with his co-workers and was able to develop a strong collaborative spirit within the firm.Finally, at the Office of the Attorney General in New York, Wettan was able to work on a variety of legal issues. He was successful in prosecuting illegal shill-bidding on eBay and in handle relations with a DOJ merger investigation. He also excelled in developing interpersonal relationships with his team and enjoyed working with a wide range of clients.
Introversion (I), Intuition (N), Feeling (F), Judging (J)
2 year(s), 7 month(s)
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