WHO ARE WE?

IP Counsel Café is where the IP law leaders of today and tomorrow meet.  Established in 2009, we are lawyers who are committed to creating a dynamic forum for today's IP industry. Empowering our community through knowledge and information sharing, we conduct extensive research and work closely with our peers to gather market intelligence that meets our professional and business development needs. Join us in leading the industry's most provocative dialogue. Discover new opportunities. Get all the information you need in one place at one time.

IP Counsel Café is committed to partnering with companies, law firms, service providers, and other organizations that contribute positively to the IP law ecosystem and society at large.

Why join?

  • Stay ahead of the industry
  • Acquire market information that is available no where else
  • Shape industry dialogue
  • Meet established and emerging leaders
  • Discuss key developments in one place at one time
  • Discover new opportunities
  • Form strategic alliances  

Who joins?

  • General Counsel
  • Chief IP Counsel
  • Senior IP Counsel
  • IP Litigators
  • Patent Prosecutors
  • IP Portfolio Managers
  • Licensing Professionals
  • Venture Capital Firms
 

thank you to our advisory board
 

BRETT ALTEN SVP, Deputy General Counsel, Chief IP Counsel HP Enterprise

BRETT ALTEN
SVP, Deputy General Counsel, Chief IP Counsel
HP Enterprise

 
ARCHANA BHUTA Assistant General Counsel, IP SRI International

ARCHANA BHUTA
Assistant General Counsel, IP

SRI International

MICHAEL LEE Head of Patents Google

MICHAEL LEE
Head of Patents
Google

DOUG LUFTMAN Former General Counsel & Chief Innovation Officer Lecorpio

DOUG LUFTMAN
Former General Counsel & Chief Innovation Officer
Lecorpio

 
JENNIFER JOHNSON Associate General Counsel DowDuPont

JENNIFER JOHNSON
Associate General Counsel
DowDuPont

BRIAN WAY Senior Director of Patent Licensing Dolby Laboratories

BRIAN WAY
Senior Director of Patent Licensing
Dolby Laboratories

JOANNE SUH Managing Counsel Intel  

JOANNE SUH
Managing Counsel
Intel

 

 
WILLIAM BECKER Former VP, Associate General Counsel, IP (now retired)  

WILLIAM BECKER
Former VP, Associate General Counsel, IP
(now retired)

 

PHIL MCGARRIGLE Senior IP Counsel Jazz Pharmaceuticals

PHIL MCGARRIGLE
Senior IP Counsel
Jazz Pharmaceuticals

 
SANDY CHAN General Counsel & Head, Development IP Counsel Café

SANDY CHAN
General Counsel & Head, Development
IP Counsel Café

LISA MCFALL Deputy General Counsel, IP Workday

LISA MCFALL
Deputy General Counsel, IP
Workday

 
GEORGE SIMION Associate General Counsel, Sr. IP  Dir. Palo Alto Networks

GEORGE SIMION
Associate General Counsel, Sr. IP  Dir.
Palo Alto Networks