Kurt Allen is a member of GTC’s transactional practice, serving in both our M&A and Business and Technology Transactions groups. Kurt specializes in providing counsel throughout the product development life-cycle and drafting and negotiating complex commercial arrangements, with a focus on technology-related transactions, as well as advising on open source software licensing and strategy. Prior to joining GTC, Kurt served as Product Counsel at Magic Leap with an emphasis on augmented reality devices, as Software Product Counsel at Apple focusing on wireless cellular technologies and related ecosystems, and Commercial & Transactions counsel at Ford Motor Company addressing open source software matters and technology transactions. Prior to his legal career, Kurt was a Systems Analyst at Whirlpool Corporation and served in the US Navy. Kurt received his J.D. from the University of Detroit Mercy School of Law, and his B.Sc. in Computing from Andrews University.