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Hugh R. Kress

TEXAS

Telephone: (866) 201-2030

Email: hkress@nolteip.com

Hugh Kress is a self-proclaimed geek and intellectual property attorney with over 28 years’ experience handling patent, trademark, and copyright matters for clients big and small. Hugh’s practice focuses on providing the strategic counseling and services that allow his clients to capitalize on and protect the value of their intellectual property. With a Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science from Rice University and a law degree from the University of Houston, Hugh has represented clients in a wide range of technical disciplines, including semiconductors, computer software, the Internet, medical devices, nanotechnology, automotive technologies, and oil field equipment.  Hugh’s combined technical and legal backgrounds enable him to contribute at all stages of the development and maintenance of his clients’ intellectual property portfolios. Experience over multiple disciplines has enabled Hugh to recognize and maximize intellectual property value in all forms, including not only utility and design patent protection, but also complementary and trademark and copyright portfolio development and enforcement.

 

PRACTICE

Intellectual Property

Patents

Trademarks

Licensing

BAR ADMISSIONS

State Bar of Texas

U.S. District Court, Eastern, Northern, Southern, and Western District of Texas

United States Patent and Trademark Office

EDUCATION

University of Houston Law Center, J.D.

William Marsh Rice University, B.S.E.E.

Palo Alto

228 Hamilton Avenue

Palo Alto, CA 94301

Houston Office

24610 Kingsland Blvd

Houston, Texas 77494

NEW YORK OFFICE

60 EAST 42ND STREET

NEW YORK, NY 10165

HOUSTON, TX  |  NEW YORK, NY  |  PALO ALTO, CA