1996, Nevada and U.S. District Court, District of Nevada; 1997, California and U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit; 1998, U.S. District Court, Central District of California and U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit
Santa Clara University School of Law, J.D., cum laude, 1996
Law School Graduation Year
University of California, Santa Cruz, B.A., with honors, 1992
Clark County and American Bar Associations; State Bar of Nevada; State Bar of California. Pupil, Nevada American Inns of Court, 1997.
Recipient: Certificate of Excellence in Legal Analysis, Research and Writing, 1993-1994; Emery Law Scholarship, 1994-1995, 1995-1996; High Technology Law Certificate, 1996. Winner, second prize, Los Angeles County Bar's Intellectual Property and Entertainment Law Section 9th Annual Entertainment Law Writing Competition. Managing Editor, Santa Clara Computer and High Technology Law Journal, 1995-1996. Author: Comment, Dissemination of Digitized Music on the Internet: A Challenge to the Copyright Act, 12 Santa Clara Computer & High Tech. L.J. 97 (1996); Article, Zombie Copyrights: Copyright Restoration Under the New §104A of the Copyright Act, 13 Santa Clara Computer & High Tech. L.J. 71 (1997). Co-Author: Drafting a Qualified Domestic Relations Order (QDRO) to Divide a Pension, Communique, March 1998.