Fulwider Patton Partner Vern Schooley acted as the Master of Ceremonies for awards presentations at the Judge Paul R. Michel Inn of Court meeting of federal judges and attorneys specializing in Intellectual Property law. Vern introduced County Supervisor Don Knabe to present commendations to Inn leaders. Supervisor Knabe presented President the Hon. Suzanne Segal with a commendation recognizing her service as President of the Inn and also presented awards to the top three teams of attorneys and judges recognizing the quality of their programs presented during the past term.
Vern was founding President and is current Counselor to this Inn. The attorneys and federal judge members meet monthly to break bread and exchange ideas on the current practice of IP law in the Central District of California and before the Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit.
Standing- Counselor Vern Schooley, President Hon. Suzanne Segal
Seated – Supervisor Don Knabe and wife Julie