Keith Slenkovich represents companies in intellectual property disputes and complex commercial litigation. As first chair trial counsel, Mr. Slenkovich has tried dozens of cases in state and federal courtrooms throughout the country, earning a reputation for his ability to win the most difficult cases, including a 100% win record for intellectual property trials. In addition to state and federal jury trials, Mr. Slenkovich's practice includes substantial experience representing companies in Section 337 cases before the US International Trade Commission, as well as before international tribunals such as the Hong Kong International Arbitration Centre.
In addition to his trial practice, Mr. Slenkovich has successfully argued appeals to the Federal Circuit as well as to state and regional circuit courts throughout the nation. He also has substantial experience handling post-grant proceedings before the PTAB.
Mr. Slenkovich is admitted to practice in the State of California and before the United States Supreme Court, the United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit, the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit, the Supreme Court of California, the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Texas and all United States District Courts of California.
Mr. Slenkovich has been a frequent lecturer in patent and other intellectual property law courses at institutions such as the University of California, Berkeley (Boalt Hall) and Santa Clara University.