GW Law: Post-Grant Roundtable

GW Law: Post-Grant Roundtable

The George Washington University Law School
Speaking Engagement

WilmerHale will co-host the fifth annual Post-Grant Roundtable at the George Washington University Law School. Join this half-day program with patent leaders from academia, industry and government as they discuss the post-grant practice at the Patent Trial and Appeal Board and how post-grant proceedings continue to change the practice of patent law. 


  • David Cavanaugh, WilmerHale (co-moderator)
  • John M. Whealan, Associate Dean for Intellectual Property Studies, GW Law (co-moderator)
  • The Hon. Scott R. Boalick, USPTO (pending approval)
  • The Hon. Jackie Bonilla, USPTO (pending approval)
  • The Hon. Paul Michel, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit (retired)
  • Erika Amer, Finnegan
  • Daniel Girdwood, Samsung
  • Kevin Laurence, Laurence & Phillips
  • Steven Lieberman, Rothwell & Figg
  • Naveen Modi, Paul Hastings
  • Lissi Mojica, Answers IP
  • Kimberly Schmitt, Intel
  • Ami Shah, Fortress Capital
  • Steven Spears, Baker Hughes
  • Jonathan Stroud, Unified Patents
  • Paula Wittmayer, Boehringer Ingelheim

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