Dallas, Texas 75201
Christa Sanford has a varied intellectual property practice with a focus on patent procurement, patent litigation, and technology licensing, particularly involving telecommunications, electronics and other cutting-edge technologies.
Ms. Sanford has assisted companies in developing their patent portfolios and generating revenue from their intellectual property assets through licensing campaigns. She has led licensing efforts for companies, while still providing counsel and advice on patent procurement and litigation exposure.
Actively involved in the community, Ms. Sanford serves on the Board of the Dallas Children’s Theater and is a member of the Junior League of Dallas. Within the Junior League of Dallas, Ms. Sanford has previously served as New Member Chair and Assistant Development Vice President and served as the 2013-2014 Membership Vice President. She has also counseled pro bono clients on copyright registration and copyright infringement matters. Ms. Sanford is an adjunct professor at the Dedman School of Law at Southern Methodist University where she teaches patent licensing and enforcement and patent prosecution courses.
|Areas of Practice||1) Intellectual Property Litigation, 2) Intellectual Property Practice, 3) Licensing and IP Transactions and 4) Patents|
|Law School||Southern Methodist University, Dedman School of Law,J.D., 2004|
|Education||Rice University, B.S., 2001|
|Bar Member / Association||Texas State Bar Associations, Dalla State Bar Associations|
|Most recent firm||Baker Botts LLP|
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