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K&L Gates

Henry W. Oliver Bldg., 535 Smithfield Street

Pittsburgh, PA, 15222-2312


MOInactive voluntarily197401/08/2013
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
President's Distinguished Service AwardIntellectual Property Owners (IPO)2010
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Assistent General Counsel IPPPG Industries1996 - 2005
Assistant General Counsel and Group ManagerWestinghouse Electric Corporation1987 - 1996
General Patent CounselAllegheny International Inc.1978 - 1987
AssociateSchmidt, Johnson, Hovey and Williams1974 - 1978
Association namePosition nameDuration
American Intellectual Property Law AssociationN/A1995 - Present
Intellectual Property Owners AssociationCorp IP Management ViceChair; Past President1993 - Present
Pittsburgh Intellectual Property Law AssociationVarious Committees; Past President1978 - Present
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Missouri - Kansas City School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1974
University of Missouri, ColumbiaN/AOther - Bachelors1969
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
IPO Roundtable - PhiladelphiaCorporate IP Management2010
Corporate IP InstituteCorporate IP Management2010
IPO Annual MeetingPatent Quality2008
CLE SeriesInternational IP Law2008
ACPC Annual MeetingPatents - Obviousness Standard2007