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Maya Karwande

Associate

Maya Karwande joined Keker, Van Nest & Peters in the fall of 2015.  Before joining, Ms. Karwande was a law clerk to the Honorable Dorothy Nelson of the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals and the Honorable Virginia A. Phillips of the U.S. District Court for the Central District of California.  During law school, she participated in the International Human Rights Law Clinic and interned in the Office of the International Co-Prosecutor for the Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia.  

Maya Karwande joined Keker, Van Nest & Peters in the fall of 2015.  Before joining, Ms. Karwande was a law clerk to the Honorable Dorothy Nelson of the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals and the Honorable Virginia A. Phillips of the U.S. District Court for the Central District of California.  During law school, she participated in the International Human Rights Law Clinic and interned in the Office of the International Co-Prosecutor for the Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia.  

Two Keker, Van Nest & Peters Trial Teams Win CLAY Awards

03/15/2017

Eleven lawyers from two Keker, Van Nest & Peters trial teams representing Google and Arista received California Lawyer of the Year awards from the Daily Journal for intellectual property trial wins. Read more

Trial Victory for Google Wins Top Defense Verdict Award for 2016

February 17, 2017

The jury accepted Google’s “fair use” defense in the copyright case, zeroing out Oracle’s billion dollar claim. Read more

Keker, Van Nest & Peters Wins Two Top Defense Verdicts of 2016

February 17, 2017

Bob Van Nest led two Keker, Van Nest & Peters trial teams on behalf of clients Google and Arista, respectively, that were recognized as top defense verdicts in California. Read more

IP Group of the Year: Keker & Van Nest

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Trial wins for Google and Arista in high stakes patent and copyright cases led to Keker & Van Nest being named IP Group of the Year by Law360. Read more

How Oracle Went from Nine Zeros to One Zero

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Google's lead attorney Robert Van Nest and his team won an epic victory in a courtroom battle between two Silicon Valley giants. Read more

Implementing an Engagement Model: Outreach at the Special Court for Sierra Leone, in TRANSITIONAL JUSTICE, CULTURE AND SOCIETY (Clara Ramirez-Barat ed., 2014).