Expertise DescriptionI have more than 40 years experience in the field of Intellectual Property with expertise in analyzing competitive patent landscapes, patent valuations, validity/infringement studies, and customized technology sector databases. I have additional experience with reasonable royalties, infringement, validity, willful infringement, complex trademark infringement, inequitable conduct, standards in licensing, IP-related malpractice, and fiduciary duties of officers/directors on IP issues. I have over 20 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.
Areas of Expertise
My expert witness experience includes validity of patent claims and secondary considerations with respect to obviousness; software licensing dispute, trademark infringement, inequitable conduct issues, and customs, standards, and practices.
My professional experience includes being the Co-found and Managing Director of a company that provides consulting and subscription bases services, as well as the Principal at an intellectual property consulting firm. I have prior experience as a Director of Licensing, Vice President of the Intellectual Property Licensing Business Unit, and Vice President of Intellectual Property and Co-Founder.
|JD with honors||George Washington University|
|BS||Electrical Engineering||Washington University|
|Certified Licensing Professional|
|Admitted to bar|
Awards & Affiliation
|American Bar Association|
|American Intellectual Property Law Association|
|Licensing Executives Society|
|1977 Secretary MN Patent & TM Law Association|
Partial List of Consulting Expert Witness Cases