Daniel Laster

Daniel Laster

Board Member

ABOUT Daniel Laster

Most recently Mr. Laster served for over ten years at PATH, where he oversaw PATH’s operations and research affairs and provided strategic legal counsel to PATH internationally. He has been a frequent speaker on numerous topics, especially intellectual property law.

Before joining PATH, Mr. Laster was an associate professor of law at the University of Washington and acted as an intellectual property expert witness as well as provided independent counsel to various Fortune 500 companies. Mr. Laster’s career also includes serving as associate general counsel for Microsoft and working in private practice at the law firms of Stokes Lawrence and Perkins Coie.

Mr. Laster has served on the boards of numerous organizations, including the American Civil Liberties Union of Washington. He received his BA in economics from Penn State University and his JD from University of Michigan School of Law and was a visiting student at Harvard Law School and Exeter University.