Lionel P. Bochurberg

Partner, San Diego Office


Mr. Lionel P. Bochurberg is a partner with the Firm’s San Diego office and a member of the Corporate & Securities Practice Group.  His practice focuses on corporate and transactional business law with experience in renewable energy, biotech, software and wireless industries. As a former executive at various hi-tech companies, and with his wealth of contacts, Mr. Bochurberg is a perfect match for start-up and mature companies looking into structuring capital, securing financing, undertaking M&A transactions and expanding their international reach.

Mr. Bochurberg’s practice also includes international cross-border activities. As an active member of the Quebec Bar (and former member of the Paris Bar), he is a natural resource for French-speaking entrepreneurs and companies in the United States.

Prior to joining MusickPeeler, Mr. Bochurberg was a partner with Dillon Miller Ahuja &  Boss, LLP for five years.  He has also held senior in-house positions at Wavecom SA (now Sierra-Wireless), InfoVista SA, NextWave Wireless Inc and Soitec Solar Inc, and ran a solo practice under the Legal.Ventures name.


Mergers and Acquisitions

Business and Real Estate

  • Successfully represented a French entrepreneur in the setting-up of his California online wine club
  • Successfully represented French semiconductor company in the negotiation of a strategic master supply and manufacturing agreement
  • Successfully represented a Canadian company in the negotiation of a US joint venture
  • Successfully negotiated multiple commercial Leases, sale and purchase agreement (PSA) of commercial buildings and other real estate transactions

International Litigation and Arbitration

  • Successfully represented a French car dealer in an arbitration in London under LCIA rules of arbitration
  • Successfully represented a French prominent wine producer (Premier cru classé) in a trademark dispute
  • Successfully represented a California bicycle company against a chain of supermarkets in a design patent dispute


  • California State Bar
  • District of Columbia Bar
  • Quebec Bar
  • Paris Bar (inactive)