Bill is of counsel in MWM’s intellectual property practice. He advises companies on trademarks and copyrights and works with them on all aspects of their trademark and copyright portfolios.

Bill’s represent clients in intellectual property matters with an emphasis on trademark and trade dress counseling, prosecution, and litigation. He also has substantial experience representing clients in IP litigation issues relating to trademarks, trade dress, dilution and unfair competition.

  • “Recognizing Trademark and Copyright Issues In Your Day-to-Day Work,” Texas State Bar Association Bar Meeting, Intellectual Property Section, June 2013
  • “Copyright In Architectural Works,” 24th Annual Construction Law Conference, Texas Institute of Continuing Legal Education, March 2011
  • “Trademark Registration Developments,” National CLE Conference, January 2011

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19 Munck Wilson Mandala Attorneys Named Texas Super Lawyers

The 2021 list of Texas Super Lawyers will be published in the October issue of Texas Monthly. The annual Texas Super Lawyers list honors Texas’ top lawyers based on surveys of more than 57,000 active attorneys across the state. The final list is estimated to be only five percent of Texas’ licensed attorneys. Several MWM partners

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Munck Wilson Mandala Expands in Austin Market Adding Seven Attorneys from Fleckman & McGlynn

The new attorneys joining MWM include founding principal Steven Fleckman and named partner Jessica McGlynn, partners John Cain, Melissa LaBauve, and Andrew McKeon, principal attorney Jason Blair, and of counsel Bill Raman. “Our plan when we opened our Austin office was to grow strategically, and Steve and his team represent the next phase of our

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23 Munck Wilson Mandala Lawyers Named to 2024 Best Lawyers List

Munck Wilson Mandala is pleased to announce that 23 lawyers have been included in the 2024 edition of The Best Lawyers in America. Since it was first published in 1983, Best Lawyers has become universally regarded as the definitive guide to legal excellence. Lawyers on The Best Lawyers in America list are divided by geographic

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18 Munck Wilson Mandala Attorneys Named Texas Super Lawyers 2023

Munck Wilson Mandala congratulates 18 attorneys who have been recognized as Texas Super Lawyers for 2023. Super Lawyers is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. Produced and managed by Thomson Reuters, the selection process involves independent research,

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University of Texas School of Law, JD

University of Texas, BS

with honors

  • American Intellectual Property Law Association
  • Austin Intellectual Property Association (former President)
  • Austin Bar Association
  • International Trademark Association (INTA) (served on the International Amicus Committee)
  • Legislation Committee, Issues and Policy Committee, and others)
  • International Trademark Association (INTA) Panel of Neutrals
  • Registered U.S. Patent Attorney
  • Texas Bar Foundation

  • Best Lawyers in America
    2009 – 2024
  • Texas Super Lawyers, Thomson Reuters
  • AV® Preeminent™ Peer Review
    Rated in Martindale-Hubbell 2021-2022
  • Who’s Who Legal: IP 2021
  • The International Who’s Who of Trademark Lawyers, a Law Business Research Ltd. publication
  • 2018 Austin Copyright Law “Lawyer of the Year”
  • 2018 Austin Trademark Law “Lawyer of the Year”

Texas, 1978

U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Texas

U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas

U.S. District Court for the Western District of Texas

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit

U.S. Claims Court

U.S. Supreme Court

U.S. Patent and Trademark Office