Personnel Changes at IP Law Firms, Organizations(8)

From Intellectual Property on Bloomberg Law

February 15, 2019

By Malathi Nayak

The following are personnel changes and other news recently announced by prominent intellectual property law firms and other IP-related organizations:

Thomas Dunham has left Winston & Strawn LLP to join Ruyak Cherian LLP, Washington, D.C., as a partner focusing on IP litigation, licensing and counseling.

Todd Lorenz has left Arnold & Porter Kaye Scholer LLP to join Squire Patton Boggs (US) LLP, San Francisco, as a life sciences partner in the firm’s intellectual property and technology practice.

• Cincinnati, Ohio-based IP law firm Wood Herron & Evans LLP has promoted Sean Owens to partner in the firm’s branding and content practice group.

• Intellectual property and technology lawyer Philip Cardinale has left Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP to join Smith, Anderson, Blount, Dorsett, Mitchell & Jernigan LLP, Raleigh, North Carolina, as counsel in the firm’s technology group.

• Seattle-based medical device company Magnolia Medical Technologies has named Matthew B. Lehr its intellectual property special counsel. Lehr was previously at Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP.

• Patent attorney Timothy Clise, previously at Brooks Kushman PC, to join Dickinson Wright PLLC, Troy, Michigan, as of counsel.