Five leading IP lawyers bring passion and diverse expertise to their highly technical roles

“I enjoy helping other people recognize and utilize their talents, and ensuring they discover their full potential, so they can be the best version of themselves.”

–tao zhang

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Rich Butler Resists the Corporate Ladder

Rich Butler credits commitment, passion, and strong problem-solving skills for much of his success as director of patents at Netflix

Photos by Cass Davis

Photo Credits: Cara Paiuk (Frisbie), Scott Dressel-Marin (Tang), Michael Hawk (Zhang), Courtesy of Richard Leach (Leach)