Dan is an IP Law Attorney for IBM, where he has drafted patents related to block chain, machine learning, cloud computing, hardware design, neural networking, encryption, etc. He also provides patentability assessments for multiple international invention review boards. Prior to his legal career, Dan was a medical technologist for ARUP Laboratories, where he performed high-complexity testing.
Dan grew up as the youngest of nine children on a small farm in rural Utah, but has also lived abroad and speaks fluent Slovak and Czech. In his spare time, he enjoys traveling, hiking, video games, and cooking with his husband.
Specialty Areas and Course Descriptions
Small Business Legal Clinic (SBLC): Patents