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D. Gill Sperlein
Attorney and Counselor at Law

A native of Baltimore, D. Gill Sperlein graduated magnum cum laude from American University's Washington College of law in 1994. In the 1990's he associated with noted First Amendment attorney Tom Steel. Mr. Sperlein focused on business zoning and licensing issues. Sperlein became General Counsel to Io Group, Inc. in 2002 and served in that capacity for eight years, concentrating on on anti-piracy and intellectual property protection.

Mr. Sperlein has testified before the California legislature on behalf of the adult entertainment industry.  He  served on the board of directors of the Free Speech Coalition and is an active member of the First Amendment Lawyers Association.  He is a member of Bay Area Lawyers for Individual Freedom (BALIF), the American Bar Association and other civic and legal organizations.

Mr. Sperlein is admitted to the California State Bar, the bars of the United States District Courts for the Northern District of California, the Central District of California, and the Western District of New York.  He is also a proud member of the Bar of the United States Supreme Court.

Mr. Sperlein frequently speaks across the country, addressing the industry's most prominent business owners and content producers on strategies for successfully navigating the digital frontier.

California State Bar
First Amendment
Lawyers Association
Free Speech