Cliff Hyra is an IP attorney and the founding partner of Fresh IP, a boutique IP law firm focused on start-ups and global IP portfolio management. With his team, he crafts impactful patents that swell valuations, deny competitors, protect innovation, and keep investors happy. He also identifies valuable IP, conducts due diligences, renders opinions, and helps avoid and resolve high-stakes conflicts. His hobbies include shoveling dirt, filling up bookshelves with unread books, and pretending that international travel with four young children is fun. He lives outside of Richmond, VA and is a D.C. metro expat.