Joe is a partner at PatentEsque Law Group, specializing in IP-centric transactions. He was previously VP/GC of Cryptography Research, Inc., and before that led the IP Strategy & Transactions practice at Skadden (Palo Alto).
Joe is named as a “World’s Leading IP Strategist” and “World’s Leading IP & Technology Licensing Lawyer” by Intellectual Asset Management magazine, and is profiled in “Marquis Who’s Who in American Law.”
Here at PLI, Joe co-chairs the “Advanced Licensing,” “Patent Licensing” and “Understanding the IP License” courses. Joe has taught “Patent Law” at U.C. Berkeley Law School, and is teaching "Patent & Technology Licensing" at Stanford Law School (in 2015).
Joe holds a J.D. from Stanford and a Ph.D. (engineering) from Caltech.