Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt, Portland OR
(2005-2013): Intellectual property partner
Lead and local counsel in numerous cases in federal and state courts and arbitrations, on issues including: patents, trademarks, Lanham Act, trade dress, unfair business practices, trade secrets, noncompete agreements, electronic medical records, and software and
Business and counseling:
Advice on trademark, patent, and copyright licenses; IP strategy;
NDAs; software agreements; distribution agreements; corporate articles; antitrust policies; RAND licensing; e-commerce; privacy;
and software audits.
Columbia Sportswear, Crimson Trace, Yahoo!, InFocus,
Itanium Solution Alliance, Continua, Videx, Tranxition, Dossia,
Broadcom, Benchmade, Bowtech.
Morrison & Foerster, San Francisco CA
(2001-2005): Senior litigation associate
Numerous cases in federal and state courts and the International Trade Commission on issues including patent infringement, invalidity and unenforceability in hardware and software technologies, and open source software copyrights. Lead associate on major sports team relocation case with issues including damages, sports stadium naming rights, luxury boxes, and personal seat licenses.
Echostar, BEA, Novell, Altera, City of Oakland, Oakland Coliseum.
Corr Cronin, Seattle WA
(1998-2001): Litigation associate
McNaul, Ebel, Nawrot, Helgren & Vance, Seattle WA
(1997-1998): Litigation associate
Covington & Burling, Washington DC
(1994-1997): Regulatory and litigation associate
District of Columbia Assistant Corporation Counsel, Washington DC (1996)
Honorable Conrad K. Cyr, United States Court of Appeals for the First Circuit (1993-1994): Judicial clerk