Texas Rising Stars Honors Two IP Litigators from Heim, Payne & Chorush
HOUSTON – Two lawyers from noted Houston intellectual property firm Heim, Payne & Chorush have earned recognition on the select 2017 Texas Rising Stars list of the state’s top young legal leaders.
Firm partners Eric Enger and Miranda Jones were singled out on the Rising Stars list for their expertise in technologically complex patent litigation.
With an electrical engineering background complementing his litigation expertise, Mr. Enger has successfully prosecuted and defended numerous high-tech companies in complex, multi-patent lawsuits in venues nationwide. He has been named to the Rising Stars list annually since 2008.
Ms. Jones focuses on patent litigation and patent-related antitrust lawsuits. In addition to her national trial practice, she has been involved in appeals before the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit and the U.S. Supreme Court. Ms. Jones also has served as lead counsel in inter partes review proceedings before the Patent Trial and Appeal Board of the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. This is her second appearance on the Rising Stars list.
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Texas Rising Stars recognizes the best lawyers age 40 and younger or those who have been in practice no more than 10 years. Honorees are chosen based on nominations by legal peers in Texas, extensive research and a final review by Thomson Reuters’ legal division. Only 2.5 percent of Texas lawyers are selected to the Rising Stars list each year. The 2017 listing appears in the April issues of the Texas edition of Super Lawyers magazine and Texas Monthly. Profiles of individual lawyers can be viewed at http://www.superlawyers.com.
Heim, Payne & Chorush represents plaintiffs and defendants nationwide in patent and antitrust litigation in a broad range of technologies and business sectors. Firm attorneys have a wide variety of technical and scientific backgrounds and expertise to handle all facets of intellectual property litigation for some of the largest energy and technology firms, as well as individuals and smaller companies going up against the behemoths of industry. Heim, Payne & Chorush takes pride in its ability to partner with other attorneys and firms to bring the best possible trial team together for the benefit of the client.