There is not much that companies can achieve without the help of attorneys. Enter Michael Hagele who serves as general counsel for several technology companies. He offers his services to technology companies that have specialized in internet, defense, aerospace as well as biotechnology. Besides this, Michael Hagele wears another crown, he has invested in several companies in the hospitality and restaurant industry.
Hagele has spent the better part of his career drafting and closing technology negotiations, as well as licensing distribution. He has for a long time designed agreements in both domestic and international internet, not forgetting to mention the hardware and software fields.
Before his current role, Michael served as general counsel of numerous internet companies. He was in charge of companies’ legal affairs such as corporate governance, employment issues as well as activities regarding acquisitions and mergers. His career however began at Silicon Valley where he was working in the licensing and online commerce group at the Fenwick& West LLP. He attended the University of Iowa for his bachelors’ of arts before enrolling in the University of California from where he earned J.D
One quality that really stands out about Michael Hagele is his persistence. He has never given up on anything. He takes every challenge he faces positively as he believes that they are growth opportunities in disguise. One thing that gets the attention of Michael Hagele is Artificial Intelligence. He is particularly fascinated by the properties of AI such as genetic programming. With AI, Michael Hagele says that the cost of creating a particular patent can be greatly slashed.
Michael Hagele would not be who he is were it not his ability to always put his clients as a priority. He says that the life of a client or his business depends on the ability of the attorney to do his job in the best possible way. He therefore ensures that he puts the interests of his clients ahead.
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