IT & Outsourcing (Band 2)
Professional Memberships: ABA; BBA; CBA.
Career: S&C partner since 2010. Co-head, Intellectual Property Group. Previously partner at WilmerHale and general counsel of a technology company. Practice is focused intellectual property and technology transactions and strategy, including in the context of M&A, joint ventures, financings, licensing, restructuring, settlements and monetization. Broad industry experience, including in telecommunications, software, media, consumer products, pharmaceuticals and financial institutions. Recent clients include American Express, AT&T, Avon, Billabong, Cablevision, ING, Intel, Nippon Steel, Sir Paul McCartney, Pharmasset, Silver Lake Partners, Skype, Softbank and VeriFone.
Personal: Stanford Law School (JD, 1997); University of California, Los Angeles (BA, 1993).