Vice President and Chief IP Counsel at RR Donnelley
Paul Rodriguez is Vice President and Chief IP Counsel at RR Donnelley, a global company with over $7 billion in revenue that enables organizations to create, manage, deliver and optimize their multichannel marketing and business communications. Paul is responsible for all of RR Donnelley’s intellectual property matters, including strategic portfolio management, product and process clearance, licensing, litigation and enforcement, development agreements and due diligence.Paul is also an Adjunct Professor at the Northwestern University School of Law where he teaches IP Strategy & Management. Prior to working for RR Donnelley, Paul served as Assistant General Counsel at Pactiv Corporation with responsibility for all intellectual property matters and as Intellectual Property Counsel at Videojet Technologies. Paul started his career in private practice and was a Partner at McAndrews, Held & Malloy, where his practice focused on patent litigation.
Paul received his JD from the University of Chicago Law School and a BSE from Duke University (biomedical and electrical engineering).