Dorian Kiri is a technical writer in Stoel Rives’ Technology & Intellectual Property group. Dorian has experience drafting utility patent applications, drafting defensive publications, prosecuting utility patent applications, evaluating prior art for multiple technologies, and analyzing patent portfolios for targeted content or technologies.

Before joining Stoel Rives, Dorian was a technical analyst. Earlier in his career, Dorian was an electrical engineering consultant in the industrial and renewable-energy market segments, an adjunct faculty member at Boise State University, and an engineer with Micron Technology, Inc.


  • Boise State University, M.Eng., Electrical Engineering, 2015
  • Boise State University, B.S., Electrical Engineering/minor: Physics, 2004


  • Drafted patent applications and defensive publications for a variety of technologies, including circuit design, semiconductors, power distribution systems, printed circuit boards, wireless communication, image processing, artificial intelligence and machine learning, autonomous driving, wireless charging, battery charging, operating systems, application software, mobile devices, and IoT devices.



  • Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), Member, 2003–present
  • IEEE Boise Section, former Chair


  • Founders Leadership Society, Boise State University, Member, 2004
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