Professional Experience

Paul is a registered patent attorney specializing in patent prosecution and intellectual property counseling in the electronics, software, computer hardware, and telecommunication arts. Prior to joining the firm, Paul practiced as an Associate at Wilson, Sonsini, Goodrich & Rosati, in Los Angeles, focusing on patent infringement litigation. Paul also worked previously as an Associate at Steptoe & Johnson, in Los Angeles, handling patent prosecution and patent counseling matters, as well as patent infringement litigation.  Prior to law school, Paul worked as an electrical engineering intern and IP assistant at Stryker Interventional Spine and Stryker Instruments, respectively, in Kalamazoo, Michigan.  As an electrical engineering intern, Paul specialized in IrDA communication and RF circuit design.

Publications

Co-author with Robbin L. Itkin, Navigating the Minefield: Intellectual Property Licenses in Bankruptcy, PLI's Advanced License Agreements 2013 Program.  

Co-author with Robbin L. Itkin, Navigating the Minefield: Intellectual Property Licenses in Bankruptcy, PLI's Advanced License Agreements 2012 Program.  

Co-author with Katherine C. Piper, "The Single Asset Real Estate Debtor Cash Collateral Conundrum: The Impact of In re Buttermilk Towne Center, LLC," ABI 19th Annual Southwest Bankruptcy Conference, September 2011.