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  1. 1. View My VisualCV Online: http://www.visualcv.com/yarchaikovsky Yar Chaikovsky Partner McDermott Will & Emery LLP 275 Middlefield Road, Suite 100 w: 650 815 7447 Menlo Park, CA 94025 United States yarchaikovsky@gmail.com Chaikovsky http://www.mwe.com/Yar-Chaikovsky/ McDermott: LinkedIn: http://www.linkedin.com/pub/yar-chaikovsky/0/75/bb6 Yar http://www.insidecounsel.com/2011/11/01/america-invents- Chaikovsky act-overhauls-us-patent-system quote:SummaryYar Chaikovsky is a partner in the law firm of McDermott Will & Emery LLP and is based in the Firm’sSilicon Valley office. He focuses his practice on intellectual property litigation.Yar Chaikovsky has extensive experience litigating matters for companies in all stages of development,from start-ups to established companies. He has litigated in technology fields as diverse asnetworking, software, hardware, internet, communications, video compression, semiconductors,consumer electronics, analog devices and medical devices.He was ranked as a leading intellectual property lawyer by Chambers USA in 2009, 2010 and 2011,where he was described as a "‘fast processor’ and ‘insightful and productive’." Chambers USA praisedhim for his “assertive, thorough and thoughtful approach” and his ability to adopt the viewpoint of in-house counsel. Yar Chaikovsky was also recognized in the 2011 edition of IAM Patent Litigation 250 –The World’s Leading Patent Litigators and as a leading patent litigator in The Legal 500 United States.Yar was honored in the Daily Journal as one of the 75 Leading Intellectual Property Litigators in 2009,2010 and 2011. He was previously profiled in the Daily Journal as one of the top 20 lawyers inCalifornia under the age of 40 as well as in the Silicon Valley Business Journal’s 40 Under 40. Yarwas Yahoo!’s first head patent counsel.In 2008, Yar Chaikovsky was elected as a member of The Fellows of the American Bar Foundation(ABF). Membership in The Fellows is limited to one-third of 1 percent of lawyers licensed to practice ineach jurisdiction.Yar graduated from the University of Southern California in 1991 with a B.S. in Computer Science,magna cum laude, and received the University’s highest scholarship honor, a Trustees’ Scholarship.He received his J.D. from UCLA Law School in 1994 while obtaining the Wheat Scholarship andMurray Fellowship.He has been an adjunct lecturer of intellectual property at Stanford Law School, and he is a frequentspeaker at conferences around the nation on various aspects of intellectual property law. He is alsothe author of numerous publications on the subject of intellectual property.Before practicing law, Yar Chaikovsky was an engineer in the missile systems defense department ofHughes Aircraft Company. He is a member of several professional organizations including theAmerican Bar Association, American Intellectual Property Law Association, Federal Circuit BarAssociation, International Trade Commission Lawyer Association, San Francisco Bay Area IP Inn ofCourt, American Electronics Association and American Bar Association.Work HistoryMcDermott Will & Emery LLP Page 1 of 2
  2. 2. View My VisualCV Online: http://www.visualcv.com/yarchaikovsky Menlo Park, CA, United States Dec 2009 - Present Partner Every year The Daily Journal reports on the annual rankings for the top California intellectual property attorneys, and in their 2012 rankings three of McDermott Will & Emerys partners made the cut. Terrence McMahon (McDermott Silicon Valley), Yar Chaikovsky (McDermott Silicon Valley), and Jorge Arciniega (McDermott Los Angeles).EducationUCLA Law School CA, United States 1994 JD DegreeUniversity of Southern California CA, United States 1991 BS, Computer ScienceCustomYar Chaikovsky at McDermott Will & EmeryYar Chaikovsky McDermottArticles:Yar Chaikovsky at the Washington PostYar Chaikovsky on the America Invents ActYar Chaikovsky at Inside CounselYar Chaikovsky at Thompson ReutersYar Chaikovsky at Super LawyersQuotes:Yar Chaikovsky Quotes"Within two to three years, we will be talking about patent reform again. You can bank on it." YarChaikovsky on the America Invents Act."Being the best trial lawyer alone does not always win the case. What wins cases is hard work andpreparation from the entire team. In each of the trials in which I have been involved, we won in largepart because our team was better prepared, had a better strategy and trial theme, and knew the factson our feet better than the other side.”InterestsYar Chaikovsky McDermott on DiggYar Chaikovsky McDerrmott at ChambersYar Chaikovsky McDerrmott at Squidoo This next-generation resume was created using VisualCV Page 2 of 2