• Aaron Fahrenkrog

    Robins Kaplan

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    University of Surrey School of Law | Professor of Law and Health Sciences

    Ryan Abbott is Professor of Law and Health Sciences at the University of Surrey School of Law, Adjunct Assistant Professor of Medicine at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Partner at Brown, Neri, Smith & Khan, LLP, and a mediator and arbitrator with JAMS.
  • Abe, James

    Alston & Bird | Partner

    James Abe is a partner at Alston & Bird. James focuses on IP litigation and represents many Japanese companies. He is currently the chair of the AIPLA’s Diversity in IP Law Committee. He also chair’s Alston’s Los Angeles Office’s Diversity Committee and is a member of the Los Angeles IPLA Diversity Committee.
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    Treatise Author and Lecturer

    BRIAN DEAN ABRAMSON is the primary author of Vaccine, Vaccination, and Immunization Law, the most comprehensive treatise written with respect to this field of law, published by Bloomberg Law in cooperation with the American Health Law Association in November 2018. Brian previously worked for Bloomberg Law, for whom he authored the vaccine injury claims chapter of Court of Federal Claims: Jurisdiction, Practice, and Procedure, and for whom he wrote extensively in the fields of health and international privacy law.
  • acosta_laura_200 Acosta, Laura

    Goodwin | Managing Director, Diversity, Equity + Inclusion

    Laura Acosta helps organizations unlock collaboration and innovation by disrupting the status quo. She is Managing Director of Diversity, Equity + Inclusion at Goodwin, a global 50 law firm with a history of working on groundbreaking matters and an increasingly focused approach to working with clients in the financial, private equity, real estate, technology and life sciences industries.
  • Adalberto Jordan

    US Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit

  • adamo-kenneth-r 200 Adamo, Kenneth

    Law Offices of Kenneth R. Adamo | Founder

    Ken has extensive trial experience as lead counsel in jury and nonjury cases before state and federal courts and before the United States International Trade Commission, as well as ex parte and post-grant PTAB experience in the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. He has had substantial experience as lead counsel in arbitrations and other alternative dispute resolution proceedings, and actively practices before the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit, having appeared in over 45 appeals to date.
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    Qualcomm | Associate Patent Counsel

    Brian Adams is Associate Patent Counsel at Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. where he currently supports the open source practice and policy team. He has been practicing in the open source legal field since 2012, delivering strategic advice on the Linux Kernel, OpenWrt, and Android. He primarily supports WiFi, Bluetooth, meshnet, IoE and related technologies. Brian is Co-Chair of the IP Licensing & Related Issues Committee at the IPO
  • Adrian Looney

    Pfizer Inc.

  • Adriana Luedke

    Lockheed Martin Corporation | Director and Associate General Counsel

  • Afshar, Mimi

    North Carolina Central University Law School | Professor and Director of Patent and Trademark Law Clinics

    Mimi Afshar, Professor and Director of Patent and Trademark Law Clinics, North Carolina Central University Law School, Durham, NC Professor Mimi Afshar is the Director of the NCCU Intellectual Property Clinic, and the supervising patent attorney for the Patent Clinic. Prof. Afshar brings almost 18 years of combined private-practice and outside counsel experience to NCCU’s Intellectual Property department, including her experience as a chemical engineer in the pharmaceutical industry.
  • Agarwal, Gunjan

    Fox Rothschild LLP | Partner

    A registered patent attorney, Gunjan works closely with domestic and international clients to assist in development and management of worldwide patent portfolios. Her practice includes preparation and prosecution of patent applications in the United States and internationally; opposition and appeal proceedings; strategic patent counseling; preparation of intellectual property (IP) related opinions (e.g., invalidity opinions, non-infringement opinions, freedom to operate opinions, etc.); preparation, negotiation and enforcement of nondisclosure, research and development and licensing agreements.
  • Age, Sabine

    Hoyng Rokh Monegier | Partner

    Sabine has dedicated herself to patent litigation for more than 20 years. She is particularly involved in matters with cross-border aspects implying multiple parallel foreign litigations. She developed particular expertise in matters relating to standard-essential patents in the electronics and telecommunications areas. She is also active in the fields of biotech, pharmacy, chemistry and medical devices, as well as that of domestic appliances and convenience goods. She is active in many professional national and international associations, a regular speaker in conferences and a lecturer on patent litigation in various university courses. Sabine is the managing partner of the French offices.
  • Aistars, Sandra

    Center for Intellectual Property x Innovation Policy | Senior Fellow for Copyright Research and Policy

    Sandra Aistars is Senior Fellow for Copyright Research and Policy and a Senior Scholar at the Center for Intellectual Property x Innovation Policy (C-IP2). She also leads the law school’s Arts & Entertainment Advocacy Program. Professor Aistars has over twenty years of advocacy experience on behalf of copyright and other intellectual property owners. She has served on trade missions and been an industry advisor to the Department of Commerce on intellectual property implications for international trade negotiations; worked on legislative and regulatory matters worldwide; frequently testified before Congress and federal agencies regarding intellectual property matters; chaired cross-industry coalitions and technology standards efforts; and is regularly tapped by government agencies to lecture in U.S. government-sponsored study tours for visiting legislators, judges, prosecutors, and regulators.
  • Albagli, David

    White & Case | Partner

    David Albagli, PhD is a Local Partner in White & Case's Global Intellectual Property Practice, based in Tokyo since 2010. His practice focuses on intellectual property spanning patent litigation, prosecution, opinion work, patent portfolio development, pre-litigation counseling, and due diligence investigations, as well as technology transactions, license agreements, and trademark matters. Dr. Albagli advises on a wide range of intellectual property and transaction-related matters in the pharmaceutical, chemical, and biotechnology sectors.
  • Albert Photo Albert, Julie

    Baker Botts | Senior Associate

    Julie Albert's practice centers on branding, advertising and copyright law, ranging from intellectual property litigation to counseling on trademark and copyright law, design patents, trade secrets, gray market and counterfeiting issues, trade dress, domain name disputes, social media and advertising.
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    Procter & Gamble | Senior Counsel

    Daniel Albrecht is Senior Patent Counsel at the Proctor & Gamble Company. Dan focuses primarily on patent matters, including client counseling and development of global patent filing strategies, preparation and prosecution patent applications, infringement, clearance, and validity opinions.
  • Albright, Alan

    US District Court, Western District of Texas | United States District Judge

    Judge Alan Albright is the federal district judge for the Western District of Texas, Waco Division. He was nominated by President Trump in January 2018, Judge Albright earned his J.D. from The University of Texas School of Law where he was a member of the Texas Law Review. He clerked for The Honorable James R. Nowlin in Austin, Texas. From 1992–99, he served as a Magistrate Judge. In 2016 he was admitted into the American College of Trial Lawyers. He is also a member of the American Law Institute. Prior to taking the district court bench in 2018, Judge Albright practiced IP litigation as a partner in the Austin office of Bracewell, LLP. He has run 26 marathons. Judge has two sons and he some day aspires to write his first novel.
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    Cellairis Franchise Inc. | General Counsel

    Jason Adler is General Counsel, Vice President, and Secretary for Global Cellular, Inc. located in Alpharetta, Georgia. Mr. Adler is responsible for handling all legal matters for Cellairis and its affiliates, which cover a wide range of legal and business issues including franchise (registration and system compliance), litigation matters, corporate governance and regulatory matters, intellectual property, real estate, labor and employment, celebrity and endorsement law, social media/information technology matters, insurance/risk management, and mergers and acquisitions both in domestic and international forums.
  • Ali-Emil-200 Ali, Emil

    McCabe & Ali, LLP | Partner

    Emil J. Ali provides legal representation of professionals across many regulated industries to limit, defend, and deflect liability in regulatory and professional conduct investigations, enforcement actions, arbitrations, and court cases.