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Accomplished senior executive and intellectual property professional w i t h nearly 20 years of global intellectual property business and law experience. Significant expertise in managing IP legal teams, and practicing in a range of I P and patent related business and legal areas, including licensing, litigation, sales, offensive patent assertions, portfolio development and management, and I P counseling. Ambitious IP officer/counsel who creates strategic alliances with organizational leaders SKILL HIGHLIGHTS to effectively align with an Executive Leadership initiatives. d support key business Patent Litigation International Negotiation Strategic Planning Stakeholder Collaboration Intellectual Property Law Patent Licensing Business Acumen Department Management Technical Advisory
Developed and implemented an aggressive and creative IP monetization strategy at a world renowned company. Managed first class IP legal teams at three separate, successful companies.
04/2012 to Current CHIEF IP COUNSEL Rockstar Consortium US LP Centennial, CO Serve as the senior executive providing management of a high-performing, 12-member IP legal team at a Tier I IP monetization entity. Direct patent assertion and license drafting, and oversee negotiations. Draft legal documentation and manage due diligence activities associated with patent sales deals. Engage in patent litigations against Fortune 500 companies in multiple federal jurisdictions. Established and implemented legal aspects of the company’s patent monetization program, including technical patent assertions, patent license business negotiations and agreement drafting. Delivered expert legal and technical advisory to four licensing programs in the fields of cable and telecommunication service provider networks, telecommunication equipment manufacturers, mobile telecommunication device manufacturers, and Internet search/advertising technologies. VICE PRESIDENT AND ASSOCIATE GENERAL COUNSEL – INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY DISH Network LLC Englewood, CO Managed all aspects of intellectual property law for DISH Network and EchoStar Technologies. Evaluated and valued defensive patent assertions, potential patent acquisitions and licensing opportunities. Negotiated and closed deals associated w i t h patent assertions, acquisitions and licensing opportunities. Conducted trademark clearance searches and oversaw trademark filings and prosecution. Drafted and negotiated various intellectual property related agreements, including those related to trademarks, copyrights, software and multiple technologies. Resolved trademark, copyright and domain name disputes. Collaborated with the litigation team in managing and resolving patent litigations and re-examinations. Conducted IP related due diligence investigations. MANAGING COUNSEL – INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY LSI Corporation/Agere Systems Inc. Longmont, CO Provided legal management and litigation services focused on offensive patent assertion and licensing, inbound patent licensing, patent litigation management, consummating patent sales transactions, other intellectual property licensing, patent/trademark portfolio development/management, and
11/2011 to 04/2012
05/2005 to 11/2011