David S. Kris
David Kris is general counsel of Intellectual Ventures. From 2009 to 2011, he was assistant attorney general for national security at the US Department of Justice. From 2003 to 2009 he held various positions at Time Warner, including deputy general counsel and chief ethics and compliance officer. From 1992 to 2003, he was an attorney and then associate deputy attorney general at the Department of Justice. He is the author of several papers on national security and coauthor of the treatise National Security Investigations and Prosecutions. He graduated from Harvard Law School in 1991.