Dave Sobota is a Director on the Corporate Development team at Google, which is responsible for Googleâ€™s acquisitions and strategic investments. He has been involved in many of Googleâ€™s prominent deals including the acquisitions of YouTube, Android, Slide, Jambool, Grand Central (Google Voice) and Postini as well as Googleâ€™s investment in Clearwire. Before joining Google, Dave spent eight years as an M&A and corporate/securities lawyer at Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati and Venture Law Group. Before law school, Dave spent three years as a CPA at KMPG in Washington, DC. Dave received a JD from the University of Chicago and a BS in Business Administration from Georgetown University.