Geoff A. Cohen, Ph.D. is a Vice President of Intellectual Property in Stroz Friedberg’s Boston office. He has extensive experience working with clients on intellectual property matters. Geoff has acted as an expert in multiple cases in state court, federal court, and the International Trade Commission (ITC). He has also assisted government agencies in matters including privacy issues resulting from data breaches and software asset valuation. His expertise includes software development practices, mobile platforms, security, and distributed systems.
Previously, he led the Internet Security & Privacy working group at the M.I.T. Communications Futures Program, and worked with the National Academies’ Computer Science and Telecommunications Board. He has also worked for Ernst & Young, IBM, and Data General. From 1992-1994, he worked as an analyst in the National Security Division of the Congressional Budget Office.
He is a member of the Association of Computing Machinery’s Public Policy Council (USACM).