Chris is a partner in Baker Botts’ Intellectual Property Group. Clients seek his experience in high-tech patent litigation, trade secret, and copyright matters in areas such as software, semiconductor, and computer systems. Chris has experience helping clients with enterprise business systems and technologies. Chris works with clients from across the country, and in particular, has extensive experience in the Eastern District of Texas, Northern District of California and the District of Delaware. He handles all phases of complex intellectual property litigation, including pre-suit strategy, discovery, summary judgment arguments, and trial preparation and strategy.
Chris understands his clients’ businesses. Clients find Chris’s technical background in physics and electrical and computer engineering very helpful in tackling challenging legal and business problems. He has significant experience advising technology clients, as a management consultant as well as legal counselor.