Natalie Alfaro Gonzales practices in all areas of intellectual property law, including patent litigation, patent prosecution and licensing. Ms. Gonzales works on patent litigation matters involving a variety of technologies, including mechanical and electrical devices and computer systems. Her litigation experience also includes copyright infringement and Lanham Act actions. Ms. Gonzales practices before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, preparing and prosecuting patent applications involving an equally wide array of technologies. In addition, Ms. Gonzales advises clients on IP-related aspects of corporate transactions and license agreements.
Following graduation from law school, Ms. Gonzales served as a law clerk to the Honorable Leonard E. Davis of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Texas. Ms. Gonzales now serves on the Advisory Board for the Women Lawyers of the Eastern District of Texas.
Ms. Gonzales co-teaches the Procedure of Patent Litigation course as an Adjunct Professor at the University of Houston Law Center. Ms. Gonzales also serves on the Steering Committee for the Texas Minority Counsel Program, and the Board of Directors for the Hispanic Bar Association of Houston.