Updated: Jan. 3, 2022

Intellectual Property Section

The Intellectual Property Section focuses on patents, trademarks, copyrights, trade secrets, and related matters. The Section periodically publishes a newsletter and sponsors CLE courses.

In accordance with the section's bylaws, and with the exception of law students, an individual must be an active member of the WSBA.

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Executive Committee

Chair: Brooke Quist (2021-2022) 

Vice Chair: Dario Machleidt (2021-2022)

Secretary/Treasurer: Rodney Tullett (2021-2022) 

Immediate Past Chair: Karin Swope (2021-2022) 

Young Lawyer Liaison*: Jack Chang (2020-2022) 

Board of Governors Liaison*: Matthew Dresden (2021-2022) 

Sally White Harmeling (2020-2022)
Connie Wan (2020-2022)
Syed Abedi (2021-2023) 
Sunah Lee (2021-2023) 
Ethan Vodde (2021-2023) 

*nonvoting member

Please contact subcommittee member for details on their upcoming meeting dates and locations.

To join the Section list serve and get general section questions, please send your email address and Bar number to sections@wsba.org. For more information and to get involved with the Section, please contact the Section chair, Brooke Quist.