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The following are the current Officers and Board Members of the Tennessee Intellectual Property Law Association.

TIPLA Officers and Board Members are Tennessee attorneys who volunteer to serve the association. These attorneys include patent attorneys, trademark attorneys, copyright lawyers, and others interested in intellectual property law. Please feel free to contact any one of the following attorneys for information on TIPLA or how TIPLA serves patent, trademark, copyright, and intellectual property attorneys.

President: Lakita Cavin, Ph.D.
University of Tennessee Research Foundation
(901) 448-7825

Vice President: Phil Walker
Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP
(615) 252-2389

Secretary: Greg Parker
KL Gates LLP
(615) 780-6751

Treasurer: Seth Ogden, Ph.D.
Patterson IP Law, P.C.
(615) 242-2400

At Large: André (A.J.) Bahou
Waller Lansden Dortch & Davis LLP
(615) 850-8179

At Large: Peter L. Brewer
Thrive IP
(865) 224-8555