Smitha Mathews Joins Harper Bates & Champion as a Dallas Associate

Harper Bates & Champion LLP is excited to announce that Smitha Mathews has joined the firm as an associate attorney. She was previously an intellectual property litigation associate at Sidley Austin in Dallas, Texas. Mathews received her law degree from Southern Methodist University in 2004 and her bachelor of science degree in Electrical Engineering in 2000 from Southern Methodist University in Dallas, Texas. She is admitted to practice in Texas and is a registered patent attorney with the United States Patent & Trademark Office.

Mathews regularly advises clients on a variety of intellectual property related matters including patent and trademark prosecution in domestic and foreign markets. She has gained extensive experience litigating intellectual property matters in both state and federal courts across the United States, frequently assisting clients in patent, trademark and domain name disputes.

"We are pleased that Smitha has chosen to join the firm’s intellectual property practice in Dallas," said Scott Harper, Partner-in-Charge of the Dallas office. "Her arrival will further strengthen our patent and trademark prosecution practices and will add to our existing experience in managing and protecting patent and trademark portfolios for domestic and international clients."

Harper Bates & Champion LLP is a boutique intellectual property and litigation law firm in Dallas, Texas. The firm's unique focus on intellectual property prosecution, licensing and litigation matters allows the firm to provide agile legal representation and uncompromising client service.

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