William has notable experience in many different facets of patent and copyright law in both US and foreign markets.
William’s knowledge of copyright and patent law is evident through his various writings on topics relate to engineering, science, and technology.
William co-owns a patent of his own and continues to find innovative ways to protect clients’ innovations and brands.
William G. Howison is a partner in the firm’s technology/intellectual property law group, where he focuses on the preparation and prosecution of patents, and acquiring, licensing and enforcing patent rights, trademark rights, trade secrets, and copyrights. He represents companies and inventors on patent applications, patent protection and prosecution, and various other legal matters.
William received his J.D. from the University of Texas School of Law and he earned an M.S. and a B.S. in electrical engineering from Rice University. William is the co-inventor of a patented haptic device gripper used for surgical teleoperation. Prior to joining Munck Wilson Mandala, William practiced intellectual property law as an associate in the Dallas office of a national law firm.
State Bar of Texas
Dallas Volunteer Attorney Program
Texas Rising Stars, Thomson Reuters
U.S. Patent and Trademark Office