Attorney at Law
School of Law, Catholic University of
Rodan & Fields, LLC
Associate General Counsel
May 2014 - Present
• Provide legal and strategic business advice and support relating to contracts, including non-disclosure and vendor, cloud-computing/SaaS agreements, privacy issues, corporate governance, intellectual property matters, international expansion, real property leases, and licensing issues for a broad spectrum of internal functions.
Director, Legal Affairs
Nov 2008 - May 2014
Negotiated, drafted, and reviewed commercial contracts, including technology licensing agreements, sales and vendor agreements, non-disclosure agreements, settlements, e-commerce, cloud-computing contracts/SaaS agreements, open source, and other Company contracts.
• Developed and managed matter budgets, including case and matter budgeting and monthly fees and costs accrual processes.
Reed Smith, LLP
Aug 2004 - Sep 2008
Structured, drafted, and negotiated subscription, licensing, distribution and reseller agreements, cloud, SaaS offerings, vendor, employment & complex partner agreements, including international contracts for various clients.
Provided counsel & guidance to client management, global business units and sales/marketing teams, and other business organizations & supporting the risk management function