Matt Weinstein is Director, Legal - Patents & Open Source at Accenture, counseling strategic Accenture businesses on patent portfolio development, IP monetization, risk mitigation, dispute resolution, licensing and commercial contracting, and managing Accenture’s global patent operations. Matt also leads Accenture’s open source legal team, which is responsible for all open source governance and licensing matters for the company.

Before joining Accenture in 2013, Matt was in private practice, most recently at Winston & Strawn LLP, where he represented leading technology and manufacturing companies in patent prosecution, litigation, opinion and transactional matters. He began his career as a technology consultant.  Matt earned a BS in computer engineering from the University of Maryland, College Park and a JD (magna cum laude) from the American University, Washington.