Registered patent attorney who counsels and represents business clients in the identification, protection, licensing and transfer of intellectual property assets and in providing patent infringement and validity opinions. Advises businesses and government agencies in the United States, Latin America, Europe, MENA region and beyond on all matters concerning intellectual property, portfolio management and international intellectual property law disputes.
Highly proficient across a range of technologies, including energy, chemical and process applications, mechanical arts and computer software. Industries served include oil and gas, hydrocarbon, processing, chemical processing, petrochemicals, agriculture and food, computer software, oil well drilling, synfuel, sports, education, telephone, wastewater, mechanical equipment, instrumentation and explosives.
Chair, Technology Section
State Bar of Texas; Houston Intellectual Property Law Association; Texas Women Lawyers; International Trademark Association; Texas Bar Foundation, Fellow
JD, University of Houston Law Center, 1994; MBA, University of Houston, 1994; BS, Northwestern University, 1986