STEVEN RALPH RODGERS portrait
  • Adjunct Assistant Professor, College Of Law - Dean

Biography

Steven R. Rodgers is an American attorney and business executive who served as Intel’s fifth general counsel, from 2014 to 2022. Over more than two decades with Intel, Rodgers led Intel’s legal, government affairs, corporate affairs, China, Israel, human resources, and other groups. He was lead negotiator on the company’s landmark 2009 consent decree with the US Federal Trade Commission and negotiated many of the company’s strategic agreements in and with China.

Rodgers has significant experience with antitrust, intellectual property, corporate governance, international trade, commerce with China, litigation, and other matters. Before joining Intel, Rodgers was a litigation associate and partner at Brown & Bain, P.A. He received his bachelor’s and law degrees from the University of Utah, where he was elected editor-in-chief of the Utah Law Review. After graduating, he served as law clerk to Chief Judge David K. Winder of the U.S. District Court for the District of Utah. Rodgers resides in Silicon Valley with his family, and has also lived in Utah, Hawaii, Arizona, Samoa and Japan. As an undergraduate, he attended the University of Hawaii at Manoa for three years before transferring to the University of Utah.