Dave Dolkas was previously a partner with McDermott Will & Emery in its Silicon Valley office. Dave was a litigator and trial attorney for over thirty years. He tried over thirty jury and judge trials in state and federal courts and in the International Trade Commission. After his last trial in November 2017—a patent infringement case brought in the Eastern District of Texas—Dave was named as Trial Lawyer of the Week by American Lawyer. Dave has served as an adjunct professor Santa Clara University School of Law since 2002. Dave is a frequent speaker at CLE seminars and the author of numerous articles on managing and presenting complex litigation. He is the author of MAP a Complex Case: a guide for Managing, Analyzing, and Presenting a high-risk case published by Full Court Press.