Kutak Rock LLP
Creighton University School of Law, JD 2014
University of Nebraska - Omaha, MA Computer Science 2009
University of Nebraska - Omaha, MA Mathematics 2007
Creighton University, BSBA 2002
Bruce is an associate in the Intellectual Property and Information Technology Group at Kutak Rock. He provides both transactional and litigation-based protections for clients' intellectual property interests. Bruce has experience negotiating software license agreements and related maintenance, support and implementation services agreements, as well as Master Services Agreements and related amendments and statements of work for support and implementation of technology services across industries. Bruce has also responded to claims and lawsuits related to alleged infringement of trademarks and patents, as well as contract disputes involving breach of contract, counterfeit goods, and breach of warranties.
From January through May 2013, Bruce served as a legal extern to the Honorable Judge William J. Riley, Chief Judge of the United States Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit. Prior to his work as an associate with Kutak Rock, Bruce spent over a decade in the information technology field. This included extensive experience designing, developing and implementing a wide range of technology solutions, including off-the-shelf software, custom-built software, and hardware acquisition for laboratory, pharmaceutical and health care industries. He specialized in database operations ranging from query optimization to disaster recovery and business continuity planning. His graduate studies focused on information assurance, and he worked for over two years as an adjunct professor teaching mathematics, computer science and information assurance courses.
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