IP counseling, portfolio analysis, and strategic planning
Due Diligence Studies and IP Audits
Senior litigation counsel.
Represented clients in procuring U.S. and foreign patents in a variety of technologies including computer hardware and software, Internet-related technology, printing devices, network-related hardware and software, interactive and high-definition television technology, financial management systems, and various types of business methods.
Assisted clients with evaluating and developing intellectual property portfolios.
Advised clients on various intellectual property issues, including identifying key areas for patent protection.
Prepared and negotiated contracts and license agreements.
Prepared infringement opinions and validity opinions.
Performed due diligence studies.
Prior Professional Experience
Pate, Pierce & Baird, P.C.
EducationMSEE, University of Utah, 2014
BSEE, University of Utah, 2012
Juris Doctorate, Brigham Young University, 2005
State Bar of Utah
U.S. Patent and Trademark Office