Intellectual Property

From concept through commercialization. Protecting inventions, analyzing supply chains, licensing your technology, paying attention to the details.


  • Ahmad El-Gendi

    Ahmad is a connector and a closer. He listens carefully to understand his clients and their endeavors, and then he thinks creatively to provide clients with comprehensive service and passionate representation for not just what they want, but also for what they need to be successful beyond measure.

  • Jon Gibbs

    Jon Gibbs is the IP Group Chair and represents clients in a broad spectrum of intellectual property matters including intellectual property protection, licensing, litigation, auditing, and due diligence.

  • Alex Simser

    Alex represents startups and established businesses in an array of industries, including technology products and services, aerospace and aviation, cloud computing, communications, e-commerce, supply chain, and health care.

  • Drew Sorrell

    Drew is the chair of the firm’s multi-discipline Privacy, Cybersecurity and eDiscovery Group and also practices in the technology and privacy/data breach field – both litigation and contractual. He is a frequent speaker and writer on the topic of technology and the law.

  • Steve Thomas

    A registered U.S. patent attorney and former engineer and program manager, Steve is a shareholder in the firm’s Intellectual Property Group. In this role, he advises business and university clients, many of whom have both domestic U.S. and global IP portfolios, in a variety of markets.