Mr. Bodepudi serves as Managing Partner for IP EDGE, where he formulates and executes monetization strategies, directs marketing and lead-generation efforts, and provides client-service delivery.
Mr. Bodepudi has been active in the patent space for over a decade–he has expertise in all aspects of patent monetization, including strategic prosecution, litigation, licensing, brokering, and portfolio management. Mr. Bodepudi has experience launching and executing the full lifecycle of large-scale patent licensing campaigns, including mining patent portfolios of Fortune 500 clients, conducting legal and technical due diligence to substantiate patent value, managing large-scale teams of litigation, prosecution, IPR and in-house counsel, as well as patent and damages analysts, leading licensing discussions with opposing counsel and corporate representatives, and negotiating and closing 7- and 8-figure settlements on behalf of clients.
Mr. Bodepudi holds a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and a Juris Doctor from the University of Chicago School of Law. He is admitted to practice in Illinois and before the United States Patent and Trademark Office.