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David T. Dutcher

David T. Dutcher

Western Digital
Assistant General Counsel, IP
Salt Lake City, UT, USA

David Dutcher currently serves as Assistant General Counsel, Intellectual Property at Western Digital Corporation, where he leads a patent team of 19 professionals and is responsible for WD’s portfolio of 17,000+ patent assets. David is also an Adjunct Professor at the J. Reuben Clark Law School at Brigham Young University.  Prior to WD's acquisition of SanDisk, David served as Senior Director, IP at SanDisk, and prior to SanDisk's acquisition of Fusion-io, David served as Associate General Counsel and Vice President, Intellectual Property, at Fusion-io.  David joined Fusion-io from Intellectual Ventures, where he served as Head of Prosecution and Asset Management.  Prior to Intellectual Ventures, David was an attorney at Perkins Coie in Seattle.  David received his J.D. degree from Harvard Law School and his bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering, summa cum laude, from Brigham Young University.

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