Thomas Newell has 25+ years of sophisticated legal experience (including 5+ years at O’Melveny & Myers and 7+ years at CBS, Inc.) and focuses primarily on intellectual property (IP) protection and strategy.

Tom has represented a broad range of startups and emerging-growth companies in connection with IP and technology issues. He has strong experience drafting and negotiating licensing, technology and internet agreements, as well as drafting terms of service, privacy policies and contest rules.

Tom graduated from Stanford University (B.A.) and the University of Southern California, (J.D., Order of the Coif) and is a member of the California Bar.  He is Of Counsel to the firm.