An unconventional powerhouse in both the fields of technology and law, Bruce exemplifies versatility with his dual credentials as a Registered Professional Engineer and a Licensed Attorney. Specializing in patent claims comprehension and crafting patentable technology, he adeptly navigates the landscape of patent infringements. Bruce’s transformative journey commenced at Frontier Semiconductor as Director of Technology, progressing through influential roles such as Director of Corporate Development at Sybersay Communications, Vice President and General Counsel at Step Communications, to a Senior Research Engineer at Dolby Labs. These diverse roles have cemented his stature in both engineering and law, highlighting his unrivaled experience and expansive skill set.
Previously, Bruce sharpened his legal prowess at a patent law firm, and later as the owner of a law practice specializing in small businesses and litigation. His engineering perspective is as pragmatic as it is creative and collaborative, driven by an insatiable thirst for expanding his technological knowledge. Known for his multifaceted persona, Bruce is also a proficient sound mixer for live bands, bringing a sense of rhythm and harmony to his professional endeavors, much like his passion for competitive ballroom dancing.
Bruce’s academic credentials include a Juris Doctor from the Santa Clara University School of Law and a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. This fascinating fusion of law, engineering, and a dash of the performing arts makes Bruce a dynamic professional, capable of providing innovative solutions and strategic advice that resonates across industries.