Noteworthy

Attorney, William M. Nassar & Associates (2006-2009); Senior Legal Counsel, Wonderware Corporation, SimSci Corporation, and Triconex Corporation (divisions of Invensys Systems, Inc.) (1999-2006); Manager, Worldwide Contracts, Bourns, Inc. (1995-1999); Director of Marketing, Allied Healthcare Products (1980-1995).

 

Education

California Southern School of Law (J.D., 1998); California State University, San Bernardino (M.B.A., 1980); Saint Michael’s College (B.A., Biology, 1978); recipient Lindy B. Davis Professionalism Award.

 

Professional Associations

State Bar of California, Law Practice Management and Technology Section, Executive Committee, past Treasurer and Advisor; Member, Corporate Counsel Association; San Bernardino County Bar Association, Estate Planning Section; Estate Planning Counsel of San Bernardino County, Member; Redlands Business Association.

 

Bar Admissions

California (1999); United States Court, Central District of California.

Notable Matters:

 

  • Responsible for negotiating multi-million dollar international technology licensing agreement with multiple European conglomerates for sales ranging from $5 million to over $25 million.
  • Negotiated a $20 million multiyear technology licensing agreement with a major Untied States petroleum corporation.
  • Developed ongoing third party software licensing agreement with a major operating system software corporation.
  • Responsible for the constructing and negotiation corporate headquarters 10 year $20 million real estate lease.
  • Instrumental in negotiating the liquidation of a local institution resulting in over a tenfold return on investment for the initial investors.
  • Developed and negotiated joint venture and partnership agreements for product bundling and market introduction worldwide resulting in revenues in excess of $5 million.
  • Successfully defended a local university and its board of regents in a claim for discrimination and sexual harassment.
  • Successfully represented corporation in class action employment litigation matter.
  • Successfully prevailed in several trust litigation matters involving the liquidation of estate assets.
  • Successfully drafted and negotiated Company Buy/Sell Agreements, Asset Purchase/Sale Agreements, Stock Purchase/Sale Agreements, Non-Disclosure Agreements, Seller’s Distribution/Representative Agreements, OEM Contracts, Non-Compete Agreements, Operating Agreements, Rental/Lease Agreements, Consulting Agreements, Professional Services Agreements, Assignment and Assumption Agreements, Third Party Brand Licensing Agreements, Copyright License Agreements, End User License Agreements, Employee Handbooks, Employee Liability Release Agreements, Separation Agreements, Employment Contracts, Website Terms of Use documentation, and Memo’s of Understanding.