Students

Justin Anderson
Sandra Arciniega
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Matthew Atkins
Originally from California, Matthew graduated from the University of California, Berkeley, where he was involved in the Business & Technology Association, Net Impact, Model United Nations, Blue & Gold Yearbook, Associated Students of the University of California, and Christians on Campus. He moved to Madison after graduation and worked at Epic, an electronic medical record software company, for several years before attending law school. Matthew has a longstanding interest in entrepreneurship, having taken relevant coursework at the Haas School of Business, completed a summer internship at a startup company, and started and operated his own business.
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Clifford Bartholomew
Joseph Decker
Bradley D'Orazio
Brad completed his undergraduate degree in Psychology and his master's degree in Marriage & Family Therapy at Edgewood College. An entrepreneur himself, Brad started his own small business in 2004 and it is still operating today. He has also worked for his family owned business for 15 years. He enjoys golfing and is an avid baseball fan.
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Katrina Geurts
Sam Higgins
Riyad Moe
Riyad is a Madison native who spent the 25 years between High School and Law School living other places. He earned BS and MS degrees in Mechanical Engineering at Washington University in St. Louis and the University of Texas, respectively. He worked for 20+ years as a Product Design Engineer for companies such as Dell, 3M, Olympus, Sigma Aldrich, and Sulzer Medica. Along the way he passed the USPTO Practitioner’s Exam (“the Patent bar”) and so has been a registered Patent Agent since 2003. Invention has always been the most fascinating part of Engineering, and he is excited to bring this perspective into the L&E Clinic.
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Steven Nelson
Steven graduated from North Dakota State University with a degree in Biological Sciences. After graduation he worked as a head brewer for a start-up brewery in Bismarck, North Dakota and is currently focusing on IP law with University of Wisconsin Law School.
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Thomas Pranica
Thomas graduated from the University of Minnesota in May 2012 with a degree in accounting and is licensed Certified Public Accountant in the state of Minnesota. In October 2012, Thomas joined the Minneapolis tax practice of Ernst & Young, LLP (“EY”). At EY, Thomas serviced clients’ income tax compliance, international tax advisory, and merger and acquisition tax needs. Thomas left EY in July of 2015. While Thomas does not actively practice accounting with the clinic, he is excited to expand his experience and serve the legal needs of Wisconsin's entrepreneurs.
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Staff

Jeffrey Glazer
Jeff is a Clinical Assistant Professor with the Law & Entrepreneurship Clinic and has been with the Clinic since 2011. Jeff has a BBA from the University of Toledo with a concentration in operations management and information systems, an MBA from the University of Akron where he studied finance and marketing, and a JD from the IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law where he received a Certificate with Distinction in Intellectual Property. Jeff has worked in IP boutiques, general practice litigation, and bankruptcy representing companies in all stages of development. In 2007, Jeff founded Madison Beer Review and later Madison Craft Beer Week; he has been representing craft brewers ever since and has written extensively on beer and alcohol regulation.
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Tami Patel
Tami is a supervising attorney in the Law & Entrepreneurship Clinic. She received her J.D. from the University of Wisconsin Law School and M.P.A. from the LaFollette Institute for Public Affairs. Tami practiced in the tax groups of firms in Chicago and Madison where she gained experience in the taxation of: partnerships, mergers and acquisitions and financial instruments. She took time away from the law to stay home with her two daughters. At the Clinic she enjoys teaching student attorneys about the tax aspects of transactional law and helping entrepreneurs achieve their goals.
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Anne Smith
Anne Smith is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin Law School. She is the co-founder and Co-Director of the Law & Entrepreneurship Clinic at the UW Law School. Previously, she was the General Counsel for Winterthur U.S. Holdings, Inc., a U.S. insurance holding company owned by Winterthur Swiss Insurance Company and Credit Suisse; and later became General Counsel for Promega Corporation a global life sciences company. Professor Smith's practice focused on general corporate law and mergers and acquisitions. She currently serves on the Policy Committee of the Board of the Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation and is Vice Chairperson of Community Partnerships, a Dane county nonprofit that provides wraparound services to people with mental health issues.
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