Dariush is a 1L and IP Fellow at Santa Clara University Law School.  While he is a Michigan native, he has also lived in DC and Boston before moving to Mountain View. He earned degrees in Electrical (BSE) and Biomedical Engineering (BSE, MSE, PhD) at The University of Michigan, and has experience working as a patent agent in different-sized law firms. Dariush is passionate about educating people about Intellectual Property and hopes to build his practice being an advocate for inventors and emerging companies.  When he can, Dariush enjoys playing hockey, making Mirza Ghassemi, and spending time with his wife and three cats.