Mr. Schmidt is a seasoned attorney with over 18-years’ experience in technology and intellectual property law, including software and hardware development (on-shore and off-shore), licensing, contracts and intellectual property. As an in-house corporate counsel he has managed all aspects of corporate legal responsibilities within a vast number of industries to further their business goals by providing sound and trusted legal and business counsel.
His expertise offers a rich mix of in-depth corporate counsel and technology/intellectual property law as well as strategic alliance building and business development. His key strengths include: Intellectual Property Law, Technology Licensing, International Business Experience, Corporate Law, Strategic & Tactical Planning, Policy & Procedure Development, Budgeting (Capital & Operating), and Regulatory Compliance.
Mr. Schmidt has a Juris Doctor of Law from South Texas College of Law, Houston, Texas, was admitted to State Bar of Texas in 1998, and has a BS Civil Engineering from Texas A&M.