Douglas A Cawley

McKool Smith - Texas

Patent star 2022


Practice areas:

Patent litigation


Legendary patent litigator Doug Cawley has tried dozens of cases to verdict in district courts nationwide over the past 40+ years. On the plaintiff side, he has won numerous eight- and nine-figure jury verdicts against corporate behemoths including Microsoft, Qualcomm, Samsung, and AT&T. In 2016, Douglas was appointed Special Assistant Attorney General of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts to defend climate-change litigation filed by Exxon. A Fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers, Doug also has previously been recognized by Managing IP as the “Outstanding IP Litigator” in Texas.