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  1. Past Chair, Virginia State Bar Intellectual Property Law Section

  2. Past President, Greater Richmond Intellectual Property Law Association

  3. Member, The International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP)

  4. Member, Virginia State Bar Computer Committee (2005-2006)

  5. Faculty, Virginia State Bar Professionalism Course (2002-2005)

Seminars and Presentations

  1. Speaker, Intellectual Property and Information Technology Licensing for Transactional Attorneys, Virginia CLE Webcast, Mar. 2013

  2. Speaker, What Business Lawyers Need to Know About IP/IT in the Current Economy, 40th Annual Advanced Business Law Seminar, Charlottesville, Virginia, Feb. 2010

  3. Speaker, Representing the Licensee in a Software License Agreement Transaction, Greater Richmond Intellectual Property Law Association Meeting, Sep. 2009

  4. Speaker, Intellectual Property and Information Technology Licensing for Transactional Attorneys, Virginia CLE Webcast, Jul. 2009

  5. Moderator, Licensing – Establishing a Program, Typical Mistakes and Protecting Your Interests, AIPLA 2004 Annual Meeting, Washington, D.C., Oct. 2004

  6. Speaker, Tips and Trends for Better Contracts and Effective Vendor Management, Richmond Bar Association - Corporate Counsel Section CLE Program, Richmond, Virginia, Oct 2003

  7. Speaker, Planning for Failure:  How to Protect Your E-Commerce Infrastructure, 10th Annual Virginia E-Commerce Forum Expo, Richmond, Virginia, Mar. 2002

  8. Speaker, Appropriate Protection of IP, Virginia Tech Intellectual Properties, Inc.'s Fall Seminar, Intellectual Property at Virginia Tech - Why?, Blacksburg, Virginia, Nov. 2001

  9. Speaker, "Dealing with New Contracting Issues: Negotiating and Drafting Contracts in the Digital Age-UCITA, UETA, E-Sign and Technology Licensing," Virginia CLE seminar Key Legal Strategies for Representing Digital-Age Clients, Richmond, Virginia 6/19/2001; Fairfax, Virginia, Jun. 2001

  10. Speaker, Top Ten Intellectual Property Law Issues, Intellectual Property Law Section CLE, 63rd Annual Meeting of the Virginia State Bar, Virginia Beach, Virginia, Jun. 2001

  11. Speaker, Legal Issues in e-Procurement, Virginia Chapter of the National Association of Purchasing Management's Constructing Your e-Commerce Highway Conference, Williamsburg, Virginia, Mar. 2001

  12. Speaker, Reaching Over the Wall: University Intellectual Property and Outreach, panel on Software and Electronic Media, Virginia Tech Intellectual Properties, Inc. Fall Seminar, Blacksburg, Virginia, Nov. 2000

  13. Speaker, Understanding Software Contracts, Local Government Attorneys of Virginia Fall 2000 Conference, Charlottesville, Virginia, Sep. 2000

  14. Moderator, Year 2000 Computer Crisis, Metro-Richmond Women's Bar Association, Richmond, Virginia, Jan. 1998

  15. Speaker, Going International - Protection of Intellectual Property, Virginia Society of CPA's International Committee Seminar, Richmond, Virginia, Oct. 1997


  1. J.D., University of Virginia School of Law, 1990

  2. B.A., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University,1987; Honors:  magna cum laude; Phi Beta Kappa

Direct:  804.777.9414

Fax:      866.288.6915

Mobile: 804.677.1634

Lee N. Kump, Esq.

Practice Focus

  1. Sourcing Practice focused on outsourcing, information technology and commercial contract matters, including software as a service (SaaS)/cloud computing arrangements, software/systems acquisition, development, integration, licensing and distribution transactions and supplier/distributor agreements.

  2. Intellectual Property Practice focused on IP development, protection, commercialization and transfer, including patent agreements and licensing, trade secret, trademark and copyright matters.

Relevant Experience

  1. Negotiated and drafted outsourcing, SaaS/cloud, software/systems license, development and distribution, and supplier agreements in various industries, including financial services, insurance, healthcare, consumer goods and manufacturing sectors.

  2. Represented companies, universities and individuals in intellectual property matters, including licensing, research and development, confidentiality, trade secret, assignment, merger and acquisition and commercialization matters, as well as development of invention policies and performance of intellectual property due diligence reviews and audits.

  3. Represented clients in trademark and copyright matters, including registration, clearance, maintenance, enforcement and compliance matters, licenses and transfers.


  1. Virginia Business Legal Elite, Intellectual Property, 2013

  2. Virginia Business Legal Elite, Intellectual Property, 2011

  3. Virginia Business Legal Elite, Intellectual Property, 2010

  4. Virginia Business Legal Elite, Intellectual Property, 2009

  5. Virginia Business Legal Elite, Intellectual Property, 2004

  6. Virginia Business Legal Elite, Intellectual Property, 2003

  7. Virginia Business Legal Elite, Information Technology, 2000

Professional History

  1. Counsel, Hunton & Williams LLP, Sourcing & Systems Integration Practice Group, 2000-2004

  2. Senior Associate, McGuireWoods, Intellectual Property Group, 1997-2000

  3. Associate, Thompson & McMullan P.C., 1990-1997