Dave Stewart directs Vulcan’s legal affairs and acts as general counsel to Vulcan’s leadership and staff. As the Executive Vice President, he is immersed in all of Vulcan’s businesses. His responsibilities include intellectual property counsel, corporate counsel, litigation, and government relations. Dave’s expertise allows him to move seamlessly between his role advising Vulcan in communications, media and government relations, as well as intellectual property counsel, corporate counsel and litigation. He plays an integral role acting as a liaison between Vulcan and all external affiliates.
Prior to Vulcan, Dave was a partner at Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati (WSGR), one of the world’s foremost legal firms representing the technology sector, and a partner at Horey, a global firm that specializes in intellectual property and antitrust law. Earlier in his career, he was the Vice President of RealNetworks. Dave holds a M.Sc. in Jurisprudence from the University of Edinburgh, a J.D. from the University of California’s Berkeley Law School, and a bachelor’s degree in Government from Harvard College.