Sarah T. Harris is Vice President and Deputy General Counsel Intellectual Property for AOL Inc. in Dulles, Virginia. She is responsible for establishing AOL's Intellectual Property policies and strategies and managing all of AOL's Intellectual Property issues, including those related to patent litigation, patent prosecution, copyrights, trade secrets, defamation, publicity rights, 1st amendment rights, trademarks, and domain names. Prior to joining AOL, Sarah was the Chief Intellectual Property Counsel at Cooper Industries, an electrical products and tools manufacturing company headquartered in Houston, was of counsel at Haynes and Boone in Houston and held several different Intellectual Property related roles at Hewlett Packard and Compaq Computer Corporation in Houston. She was also the president of the Houston Intellectual Property Law Association.
Sarah received her Bachelor of Science Degree in Electrical Engineering from Texas A&M and her Juris Doctorate from The University of Houston Law Center.