Law School/Year: Santa Clara University, 1996
College/Year: University of California, Santa Barbara, 1993
California; Southern, Central and Northern U.S. District Courts
Currently handling the prosecution and enforcement of all Zynga game marks, including FarmVille, PetVille, FishVille, Mafia Wars, Treasure Isle, and FrontierVille. Assumed responsibility for and handled the worldwide trademark portfolio of Den-Mat Holdings, one of the largest and most well known dental products companies in the world. Assumed responsibility for and handled the worldwide trademark portfolio of Mentor Corp., the largest manufacturer of breast implants in the world.
I am the managing principal of IP Legal Advisors, a law firm that I started seven years ago with only a handful of clients. I now represent more than 100 clients across a multitude of industries, including computer gaming, pharmaceutical, biotechnology, software, hardware, clothing and apparel, action sports, entertainment, Internet, restaurant, food and beverage, and medical devices.
I am a member of the International Trademark Association and San Diego County Bar Association.