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  Associate General Counsel, IP    SRI International

ARCHANA BHUTA
Associate General Counsel, IP

SRI International

  MICHAEL LEE  Head of Patents  Google

MICHAEL LEE
Head of Patents
Google

  DOUG LUFTMAN  VP, General Counsel & Secretary  Nomis Solutions

DOUG LUFTMAN
VP, General Counsel & Secretary
Nomis Solutions

 
  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