Represents early stage, emerging growth and Fortune 500 companies, and universities on IP issues, structuring and negotiating complex transactions involving IP assets, IP diligence, asset assessment and valuation. Advises company boards and C-suite regarding development and implementation of IP monetization strategies through IP portfolio development, acquisition, enforcement, sale, and divestiture. Highly successful in obtaining issuance of patents and patent portfolio expansion in the areas of AI, blockchain, big data, data analytics, software, medical devices, life sciences, materials science. Assists clients with patent portfolio prosecution, management and evaluation and structuring IP assets for successful growth and/or exit. Litigates complex patent infringement suits relating to electronics, semiconductors, software and telecommunications systems, sensors, mechanical systems, medical devices and pharmaceuticals and has successfully negotiated numerous settlements on favorable terms. Advises on business and IP strategy, landscape and competitive analyses, patentability and freedom to operate analyses, litigation strategy, post-grant, derivation, IPR and reissue strategy, and M&A. Advises on Open Source licensing issues and is a certified Black Duck legal specialist.
NYU School of Law, JD; St. John's University, MBA; Pratt Institute, BSEE, with Honors.