Jeffrey Whittle, Partner, Hogan Lovells US LLP, provides over two decades of legal experience to clients in the energy and high-tech industries. He advises on strategic and complex technology transactions, licensing, patent protection, portfolio analysis, and other contentious and transactional intellectual property matters, including inter partes re-examinations, post-grant reviews, and derivation proceedings, among other disputed cases.
Jeffrey has been recognized by several international publications for his outstanding career and contributions to law and intellectual property. He is the Immediate Past-President and Chair of the Licensing Executives Society (LES) for the USA and Canada (2015-2016) and has served on the LES Board for over seven years. He is a frequent and highly sought-after speaker and author, nationally and internationally, on various intellectual property/licensing/technology topics.
Jeffrey has also served on M.D. Anderson Cancer Center’s Technology Review Committee, IP Law360’s Advisory Board, and Wake Forest University School of Law’s Board of Visitors, as well as on the boards of various charitable organizations.