Academics

Academic Accomplishments

The George Washington University Law School
Master of Laws (LL.M.), Intellectual Property Law, Highest Honors
1992

Max Planck Institute for Intellectual Property, Competition and Tax Law
Post Graduate Studies, Intellectual Property Law

Chicago-Kent College of Law, Illinois Institute of Technology
Juris Doctor (J.D.), Centennial Scholar
1991

Illinois Institute of Technology
Bachelor’s Degree, Magna Cum Laude
1986

Clerkship

Judicial Law Clerk
U.S. Court of Appeals, Federal Circuit

Work Experience

Perkins Coie LLP, Patent Litigation Partner
Co-Founder & Managing Partner, San Diego Office

Paul Hastings LLP, IP Litigation Partner/Of Counsel

Boeing Company, Senior Counsel

Fish & Richardson P.C., IP Partner/Associate

Howrey & Simon LLP, IP Associate

Certifications & Licensure

State Bar of California

Washington State Bar

Illinois State Bar

U.S. Patent and Trademark Office

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit

U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California

U.S. District Court for the Central District of California

U.S. District Court for the Southern District of California

U.S. District Court for the Western District of Washington

U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois