SAN FRANCISCO, CA—Global law firm Norton Rose Fulbright today announced the appointment of emerging technologies lawyer Jason Novak as the Partner-in-Charge of its San Francisco office, effective January 1, 2024. Novak will succeed Jeff Margulies, who has led both the San Francisco and Los Angeles offices for five years, and will continue his consumer products litigation practice out of both California offices while serving as the Los Angeles office Partner-in-Charge.
Novak advises clients on the various legal issues that can arise with emerging technologies in the healthcare, food and life sciences industries. He has a targeted focus on “convergence” technologies such as digital health and personalized/precision medicine that operate at the intersection of multiple industries. Novak also has extensive experience in intellectual property and data rights strategy.