Gary D. Brophy

Gary is an Associate in the Automotive group, which has been recognized by Chambers USA as one of the best in the country.
Gary Brophy, Attorney, Los Angeles at Arent Fox LLP

Gary represents small and large companies as well as individuals, assisting clients with a variety of issues including contract negotiation and disputes, risk management and other general business matters.

From 2009 to 2012, he co-founded and managed a successful technology firm providing software to clients in the automotive industry. Under his management, the company grew to serve more than three hundred dealership clients in less than four years. Prior to a successful exit, Gary was responsible for client management, hiring, marketing, training and sales. Gary’s experience managing a successful business provides him unique insight into the legal issues his entrepreneurial clients face every day, including regulatory compliance, negotiation of contracts and vendor relationships, employment law issues and raising capital.

Previous Work

Prior to joining ArentFox Schiff, Gary was an attorney at a Southern California boutique law firm.

Publications, Presentations & Recognitions


  • Co-author, “California’s Anti-SLAPP Law in the Ninth Circuit,” Los Angeles Lawyer, December 2017


  • Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch, Best Lawyers (2024)