Comprehensive IP Knowledge
Keith advises on a wide range of intellectual property matters from infringement and invalidity to due diligence.
Computer Science Background
Keith graduated magna cum laude with a B.S. in Computer Science.
Honored by His Peers
Keith is listed among the Best Lawyers Ones to Watch and Texas Rising Stars.
Keith D. Harden is a partner in the intellectual property group. Keith focuses his practice on patent and trademark preparation and prosecution before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, as well as representing clients in post-grant proceedings before the Patent Trial and Appeal Board. Keith earned an undergraduate degree in computer science at Regis University and received his Juris Doctorate degree from Southern Methodist University Dedman School of Law. During law school, Keith served as a staff member and technology director for the SMU Science and Technology Law Review. He also worked as an intellectual property legal assistant, gaining valuable experience handling various issues for clients. Before joining Munck Wilson Mandala, Keith worked at a boutique IP firm in Dallas, representing numerous technology clients. Keith has extensive legal experience counseling companies on IP identification, protection, and development. He frequently advises clients on patent infringement and invalidity, and strategies regarding advanced proceedings before the Patent Trial and Appeal Board.
State Bar of Texas
Registered U.S. Patent Attorney
Dallas Bar Association
Intellectual Property Law Section
Dallas Association of Young Lawyers (DAYL)
Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch, Woodward White, Inc.
Texas Rising Stars, Thomson Reuters
U.S. Patent & Trademark Office