EXTERNAL VICE PRESIDENT – LAURIE ROSE LUBIANO
Birdi & Associates, Inc.
As General Counsel for Birdi & Associates, Inc., a systems engineering and contracting firm, Laurie provides legal support to all levels of management and handles all legal affairs including intellectual property strategy and mangement, employment matters, creating and implementation of policy and process initiatives, and commercial and government contract negotiation. With a focus in intellectual property and as a registered patent attorney, Laurie has worked with high-tech clients including independient investors, start-ups and public companies. She has advised clients on patent portfolio development and strategies in various technological fields including software, high-performance computing, storage, wireless network devices, e-commerce, cloud computing/SAAS, social media, mobile applications, and computer and video gaming.
Laurie graduated from the University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law and earned a B.A. in Molecular and Cell Biology from UC Berkeley. Prior to practicing law, Laurie was a Criminalist Intern for the SFPD Crime Labratory.