Douglas Champion

Douglas M. Champion is a partner in Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher’s Los Angeles office.  Mr. Champion represents real estate developers, energy companies, lenders, and others in a broad range of matters, with an emphasis on land use planning.  Mr. Champion was named a Southern California “Rising Star” in 2009, 2013, 2014, and 2015, and one of the 40 Best LGBT Lawyers Under 40 by the National LGBT Bar Association in 2013.  Mr. Champion earned his law degree in 2006 from the University of California, Berkeley.  He received Bachelor of Science and Bachelor of Arts degrees in 2001 from Southern Methodist University.