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George C. McKinnis
Bronxville, NY 10708

George C. McKinnis concentrates in the legal, financial, intellectual property and international trade issues of emerging technology companies.

Mr. McKinnis has aided in multiple startups as a lawyer and in some cases as a principal. He has been a member of four boards of directors of technology companies. Due to his long career in technology, Mr. McKinnis has access to a wide network of technology and related business experts.

Before establishing his own law offices, Mr. McKinnis was a senior ITT Headquarters attorney responsible for domestic and overseas telecommunications, electronics and computer industries and was General Counsel of ITT’s Telecommunications Research and Development Laboratories. Before joining ITT, he was a Vice President and General Counsel of an overseas merchant bank and was trained in corporate and financial matters by a leading New York City law firm. Read Full CV - PDF

Articles | Lectures

  • Strategic Associations for Entrepreneurs

    George C. McKinnis gave the attached lecture to the IEEE’s New Haven Chapter.
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  • A Legal History of the Software Industry

    George C. McKinnis gave the attached lecture on the SW industry to the Connecticut Bar’s Computer and Patent Law Section.
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  • Commencement Address Concordia College

    George C. McKinnis gave the attached Commencement Address at a Concordia College graduation ceremony.
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  • The Trial of Socrates

    George C. McKinnis gave the attached tutorial on the trial of Socrates to an Honors Seminar on Great Trials.
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  • Intellectual Property Tutorial

    The attached is a tutorial for the use by the general public on the basics of intellectual property.
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  • Tutorial on Shareholder Agreements

    The attached is a tutorial on the basics of shareholders agreement for use by the general public.
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  • Announcement of Restorative Justice in the Bronxville Court