Jordan’s effective trial skills include her commanding cross-examination that neutralized the opponent’s defense in a case resulting in a $10.1 million patent infringement verdict for her client.
Top-Tier Law Graduate
Jordan was inducted into the Order of the Coif upon graduating in the top 10 percent of her class from Southern Methodist University Dedman School of Law.
Jordan has played a critical role in high-stakes litigation cases handling research, briefing, and argument for patent infringement, trade secret misappropriation, and other IP-related matters.
Jordan C. Strauss is a partner in the award-winning litigation group. She represents clients in intellectual property cases involving a wide range of technologies, including light sensing technology, pharmaceuticals, computer hardware and software, and telecommunication devices and networks. Jordan has played a critical role in the successful outcome of multiple trials for MWM’s clients.
Through her involvement in organizing the inaugural SHE Summit Dallas event, Jordan has become an advocate for DEI and women’s empowerment efforts inside and outside of the firm. She also plays an integral role in recruiting and mentoring MWM’s young attorneys.
Jordan graduated summa cum laude with a B.A. in political science from Southern Methodist University, where she received the Ora Nixon Arnold Award in Outstanding Academic Achievement as the highest-ranking political science graduate, graduating with a 4.0 GPA. She received her J.D., graduating magna cum laude, from Southern Methodist University Dedman School of Law. Jordan was inducted into the Order of the Coif upon graduation in 2013 (top 10% of her class). While in law school, Jordan also served as a teaching assistant for SMU’s Legal Research & Writing Department.
State Bar of Texas
Dallas Bar Association
The Honorable Barbara M.G. Lynn Inn of Court, Associate Member (2019-2021, 2022-2023)
Genesis Women’s Shelter Alliance Board of Directors (2019-present)
Texas Rising Star, Thomson Reuters
Up and Coming 50: Women Texas Rising Stars
On the Rise
Texas Legal Excellence Awards, Texas Lawyer 2021
Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch, Woodward White, Inc.
U.S. Court of Appeals, Federal Circuit
U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Texas
U.S. District Court, Northern District of Texas
U.S. District Court, Southern District of Texas
U.S. District Court, Western District of Texas