David M. Rollo

Deputy County Counsel

David Rollo joined the Office of the County Counsel in 2005 as a litigation attorney. He has defended the County and its employees in a variety of matters including civil rights claims, personal injury actions and employment-related civil actions. Prior to joining the County Counsel’s office, David served eight years in the San Jose City Attorney’s Office handling a number of high profile cases for the city.

David’s professional expertise includes:

  • Federal and state civil rights litigation
  • Personal injury litigation
  • Contract/construction litigation
  • Appeals in state and federal courts
  • Volunteer Settlement Judge Pro Tem and arbitrator for the Superior Court


  • University of San Francisco School of Law, J.D., 1982
  • Syracuse University, B.A., summa cum laude, 1979

Professional Associations

  • Santa Clara County Bar Association

Prior Experience

  • Senior Deputy City Attorney at Office of the City Attorney, San Jose (1998-2005)
  • Litigation Attorney (insurance defense practice) at Law Offices of Glaspy & Glaspy, San Jose (1983-1998)

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