Katherine Riley joins Symetra as Investment Counsel
Congratulations to Katherine Riley who has joined Symetra as Investment Counsel. Ms. Riley graduated from New York University School of Law. She previously practiced in the Financial Services & Capital Markets group at Cadwalader Wickersham & Taft in NYC.
Derek de Bakker joins Pacific Markets International as General Counsel
Derek de Bakker is the new General Counsel at Pacific Markets International. Mr. de Bakker was previously Senior Counsel at Vertafore and prior to that he was General Counsel at Mod Systems.
Tim Kozik joins Amazon as Senior Corporate Counsel, Product Safety
Tim Kozik has joined Amazon as Senior Corporate Counsel, Product Safety. Mr. Kozik previously practiced as Chief Counsel at Georgia-Pacific in Atlanta.
Cyrus Ansari joins Davis Wright Tremaine as Litigation Associate
Cyrus Ansari has joined Davis Wright Tremaine law firm as a litigation associate. Mr. Ansari graduated law school from NYU and previously practiced at Sidley & Austen in New York City.
Jessica Hoerschelmann joins Weyerhaeuser as Commercial Counsel
Congratulations to Jessica Hoerschelmann who has accepted a Commercial Counsel role at Weyerhaeuser. Ms. Hoerschelmann was corporate counsel at Privateer Holdings, Inc. and previously practiced as an associate attorney at Lane Powell. She graduated from UW law school in 2010.
Jackie Dumais joins Amazon Lab 126 as Corporate Counsel
Jackie Dumais has joined Amazon Lab 126 as Corporate Counsel. Ms. Dumais previously practiced as an IP associate at Goodwin Proctor LLP in Silicon Valley. She graduated cum laude from UC, Hastings College of Law in 2013.
Azi Lowenthal joins Nintendo as Corporate Counsel
Congratulations to Azi Lowenthal, who accepted a Corporate Counsel role in the Business and Technology group at Nintendo. Mr. Lowenthal was previously a Managing Associate in the Intellectual Property & Technology practice at Dentons in Chicago. He graduated in 2010 from the University of Chicago Law School.
David Mansolino joins Intellectual Ventures as Senior Counsel, Corporate Transactions
We are pleased to announce that David Mansolino has joined Intellectual Ventures as Senior Counsel, Corporate Transactions. Mr. Mansolino previously worked as a senior lawyer with Virgin Galactic. He graduated from the NYU School of Law, and practiced at Chadbourne & Parke and Kirkland & Ellis.
Jennifer Jolley joins Big Fish Games as Director, Intellectual Property
We are pleased to announce Jennifer Jolley as the new Director, Intellectual Property at Big Fish Games in Seattle. Most recently, Ms. Jolley practiced trademark law at a major Seattle law firm.
Public finance attorney Sarah Kuipers joins Foster Pepper
We are pleased to announce that Sarah Kuipers has joined the Public Finance group at Foster Pepper as Of Counsel. Sarah focuses her practice on federal tax as pertains to tax-exempt obligations such as state and local bonds. She has significant experience in international, federal, and state tax. Sarah previously practiced at Morris, Manning & Martin LLP in Atlanta, Georgia. She has an LL.M. from New York University School of Law, a J.D. from University of Virginia School of Law, and a B.A. from Swarthmore College.