Shannon Bates serves on Nominating Committee for the State Bar of Texas Intellectual Property Law Section

Shannon Bates was selected to serve on the nominating committee of the State Bar of Texas (SBOT) Intellectual Property (IP) Law Section. Shannon is a partner and co-founder of Harper Bates & Champion LLP, where she focuses primarily on intellectual property prosecution matters.

Over the past 15 years, Shannon has been an active member and leader of the Texas intellectual property law community. Within the SBOT IP Law Section, she has fulfilled the roles of committee chair, Council member, and most of the officer positions, including Chair of the Section in 2010-2011.

Shannon is honored to serve on the 2015 SBOT IP Law Section nominating committee, which selected the slate of officers and Council members to be voted upon by the SBOT IP Law Section membership at the State Bar Annual Meeting later in June.