Based in Silicon Valley, Imran Khaliq, B.S. LLM, J.D., is a legal consultant and policy advisor for domestic and international technology companies. His the managing director of Quantum Counsel IP Group, which helps clients monetize and unlock value from IP assets. He also co-founded two start-up companies, SeedNet Consulting, which develops blockchain solutions and crypto compliance for highly regulated industries, and iOSphere, an interactive and sensorized musical sphere.
He has an educational background in science and law and previously worked as an attorney and partner at international law firms and companies for nearly 15 years handling technology transactions and complex commercial litigation spanning diverse technologies from semiconductors, software to biotech and medical devices.
Subject matter experience and expertise includes tech policy, contract negotiation and drafting, patent drafting, corporate and securities matters, litigation, intellectual property, employment, and cryptocurrency compliance and regulation.
He has also worked as in-house legal counsel as a senior director of commercial and intellectual property contracting, licensing and litigation at a publicly traded media-tech company where he handled licensing contracts and litigation, involving Netflix, Amazon, Comcast, Sony, & AT&T.
Imran Khaliq has developed patent portfolios for clients in cloud computing, hardware, software, biotech, semiconductor, neuroscience, gaming, AIA, blockchain and other technologies.
USF School of Law, San Francisco, CA; J.D. with IP Certificate (top 20%), 2004
• Distinguished Merit Scholarship Recipient
• McCarthy Institute of IP Research Fellow
UCLA, Los Angeles, CA; B.S., Neuroscience (top 15%), 2000
• Graduated in department with honors
• Daily Journal Editor (75K plus circulation)
Open University of Hong Kong; L.L.M. (Masters) in Chinese Business Law, 2012
• Curriculum focused on Chinese business law and international IP