Aurora North Expands Intellectual Property Consulting Team

Industry veteran Adam Kenney joins as Director in IP Consulting Practice

BURLINGTON, Vermont — October 09, 2020 — Aurora North today announced that Adam Kenney has joined as Director within its Consulting Practice. The Aurora North IP practice provides consulting services including assessments to evaluate law firm IP infrastructure, staffing approach, culture and business processes to identify opportunities to improve operational efficiency, mitigate risk and enhance client service.

Kenney brings more than 30 years of experience in IP operations and legal technology. Most recently he held leadership positions at Clarivate Analytics, including VP and Head of Strategic Business Development and VP and Head of IP Consulting. Before that, he held various roles at Thomson Reuters, most recently leading the commercial strategy for the company’s Intellectual Property research platform.

“Adam has a well-deserved reputation in the industry as a visionary and problem solver who sees the big picture when it comes to managing IP,” said Christopher Kave, founder and principal, Aurora North. “Adding Adam to our growing IP consulting organization will create new opportunities to grow the way we serve law firms.”

“Aurora North has become quite the destination for top IP operations talent and it’s great to see Adam Kenney join its all-star team,” said Robert Burger, Executive Director and Chief Operating Officer at Sterne, Kessler, Goldstein & Fox PLLC. “I’ve always held Aurora North in the highest regard, and their investments in their team, technology and scope of service underscores their commitment to delivering first-class service.”

“The rapidly evolving IP market, and the dramatic changes to the way people work, have made it imperative for every IP practice to reevaluate their business model, technology tools, and processes. We need to do our part by connecting the dots and delivering the innovation and change that IP practices need today,” said Adam Kenney. “Aurora North is a trusted advisor to leading IP operations teams and I look forward to working with the team to build on these relationships and identify new ways we can help our clients.”