Attorney at Law
Counseled Intel executives, managers, and engineers on all phases of participation in 300+ standards bodies, including Bluetooth SIG, CXL, Alliance for Open Media, IEEE, ETSI, ANSI, and others
Represented Intel's F/RAND interests at ANSI, IEEE, DGComp
Instrumental in creation and co-formation of multiple industry consortia and standards groups, such as CXL, Alliance for Open Media, Fair Standards Alliance (EU)
Lead attorney for $18.5M patent acquisition in 2008, one of the largest pure patent… read more acquisitions by Intel at that time.
- Outside General Counsel
- Licensing Agreement
- Non-Disclosure Agreement (Commercial)
- Other Patent Matter
Jun 2021 - Present
Sole practitioner specializing in IP, Anti-trust, General Business and General Counsel legal and strategic counseling.
Associate Director, Intel Standards Group
Jul 2019 - May 2021
Led multidisciplinary team counseling internal clients in all phases of Intel's participation in 300+ standards bodies around the world. Advocated for and advanced Intel's IP and Antitrust policy positions with SDOs, SIGs, and Government agencies
Senior Standards Counsel
Jun 2012 - Jul 2019
Advised Intel engineers and leaders on all phases of Intel's participation at standards organizations, including developing strategies for standardizing ecosystems and technologies, join and exit strategies, compliance, and policy issues such as Open-Source and FRAND-related issues.
Licensing and Patent Acquisitions Attorney
May 2004 - Jun 2012
In various roles as a licensing and patent acquisitions attorney, I managed large and small-scale patent licensing projects, patents sales, and patent acquisitions transactions. I also counseled business and legal teams on patent, licensing and other IP-related issues.
May 2002 - May 2004
I provided transactional and other general business counseling to a variety of business groups within Intel.
Oct 1999 - May 2002
Associate Attorney focused on IP, banking, real estate, securities, and litigation.