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  1. Life Sciences: 75%
    21 years
  2. Contracts: 25%
    21 years

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Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
AttorneySolo practice2010 - Present
Founding Partner, Chair of the Life Sciences Practice GroupVirtual Law Partners, LLP2008 - 2010
PrincipalIn-House Legal Counsel, PC1999 - 2008
In-House CounselSUGEN, Inc.1997 - 1999
AssociateCooley Godward1995 - 1997
Association namePosition nameDuration
Association of Corporate Counsel (San Francisco Bay Area chapter)Board Member; Chair, Life Sc. and Membership Com.2005 - 2008
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Stanford Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor1995
University of HoustonM.I.S.B.B.A.N/A
University of Houston, main campusBusinessM.B.AN/A
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Pharmacyclics Legal Education for Non-LawyersFrequently Negotiated Contract Provisions2010
New Models in the Legal Industry - What the Future Holds for Attorneys and the Clients They ServePanel discussion about new models in the legal industry2010
VLP Virtual Law SchoolIP for Non-Lawyers2009
ChinaBio Partnering Forum 2009Partnering transactions between biotech and pharma2009
ChinaBio Day 2009How to Partner with China Life Science Companies — Factors for Success2009
VLP Virtual Law SchoolContracts for Non-Lawyers2008
Life Sciences Committee meetingForeign Clinical Trials2008