Sherie L. Dodson

Executive Director

Sherie Dodson brings two decades of legal experience to Han Santos. Her patent career began as a paralegal with the intellectual property law firm of Leydig, Voit and Mayer in Chicago, Illinois. Sherie moved to the Pacific Northwest in 1998 to begin a successful IP management consulting business. She has developed and implemented IP operations strategies and trained patent staff in law firms and corporations from startups to Fortune 500 companies. Her expertise includes patent portfolio and risk management, US and foreign patent prosecution, maximizing the use of technology to minimize the cost of patent prosecution without compromising quality, and superlative client service. Sherie has a post-baccalaureate certificate in paralegal studies from Loyola University and a bachelor’s of science degree from the University of Illinois-Urbana.