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Practice Areas


  1. Intellectual Property: 25%
  2. Contracts & Agreements: 25%
  3. Licensing: 25%
  4. Entertainment: 15%
  5. Internet: 10%

Attorney Endorsements

2 total 

  • Karen J Scudder

    I endorse Nick Mitchell. He is very bright, hardworking, and extremely professional.


    Karen Scudder Personal Injury Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • No photo

    I highly recommend Nick Mitchell to artists and business people with IP needs. Nick is also a tough negotiator with a long history in the gaming and arts industries. For advice or for advocacy, I recommend Nick Mitchell.


    Andrea Scheele Employment & Labor Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community



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Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Awarded Outstanding Leadership AwardCentral Washington University1998
Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Managing AttorneyWizards of the Coast, Inc. (Hasbro)2014 - Present
Adjunct ProfessorSeattle University School of Law2010 - Present
Senior Corporate CounselWizards of the Coast, Inc. (Hasbro)2011 - 2014
Adjunct ProfessorUniversity of Washington School of Law2011 - 2011
Senior AttorneyHughes Media Law Group, LLC2008 - 2011
AttorneyMediaTech Law Group, LLC2007 - 2008
Intellectual Property Licensing Manager for XboxMicrosoft2005 - 2007
AssociateSayre Law offices2004 - 2005
Legal InternCorbis Corporation2004 - 2004
Legal InternFederal Magistrate, the Hon. Monica J. Benton2003 - 2003
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Viet Nam Children's Village FundAdvisory Board2009 - Present
Copyright Society of the U.S.A.Chair of the Northwest Chapter2008 - 2011
Washington Lawyers for the ArtsMember2004 - Present
Copyright Society of the U.S.A.Member2004 - Present
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Seattle University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2004
University of Washington -SeattleEnglishBA - Bachelor of Arts2001
Central Washington UniversityEnglishN/AN/A
Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
IP Advanced Licensing: State of the ArtHow Licensing Drives the Gaming Industry2014
Advising Startups in the Social Media Era -- U.S. & AbroadEmployment and Contracting Agreements for Tech Companies2014
New Business Lawyer Summit 2013: Advising the New Tech StartupIP Issues Facing Start Ups2013
LOGIN Conference 2010Video Game Legal Issues2010
Legal implications of Social media in today's worldSocial Media2010
iEdge 2010 ConferenceGoogle Books Settlement2010
First Sale Doctrine in the Digital AgeCopyright2010
Digital Hollywood – Fall 2010Social Media, Brands and Target Audiences2010
Current Issues In Cloud ComputingLegal Issues in Cloud Computing2010
Copyright and Authors' RightsCopyright2010
You Look FamiliarRights of Publicity2009
The Google SettlementThe Google Settlement2009
Intellectual Property CLEMusic2009
Creative Commons and Copyright LicensingCopyright Law2009
Copyright Seminar and Live RegistrationPhotography and Copyright Law2009
Copyright Policy: Where are we at? Where are going?Copyright2009
Annual Oregon State Bar Intellectual Property CLE2009 Copyright Year in Review2009
Negotiation: Music ContractsMusic2008