September 3, 2019

Veteran Patent Attorney Named to the 2019 Texas Super Lawyers List

Harness IP, one of the country’s largest intellectual property law firms, is pleased to announce that Gerald Welch has been named to the 2019 list of Texas Super Lawyers. This marks the 15th year in a row that Welch is a Super Lawyers honoree.

As the leader of the firm’s Frisco office, his practice focuses on serving clients in the medical device, healthcare, electrical, and energy production and delivery industries. He routinely performs due diligence investigations, clearance studies for introducing new products and post-issuance practice before the Patent Trial and Appeal Board. He also counsels clients regarding intellectual property strategies to enhance the value of their portfolios.

In addition to his Super Lawyers ranking, Welch was recently recognized by Best Lawyers® as the 2020 “Lawyer of the Year” for Trademark Law in the Dallas–Fort Worth area. He is also listed in the 2020 Edition of the Best Lawyers in America®.

About Super Lawyers

Super Lawyers is a by-selection-only organization that strives to give its title only to the absolutely most deserving of legal professionals. To find who it considers to be among the “best of the best,” Super Lawyers uses a patented multi-phase selection process. Nominations are collected before independent research and a peer evaluation is conducted. The final selection is limited, no more than 5% of all practicing attorneys in the country will be selected in a given year.

About Harness IP

Presently ranked sixth among the nation’s top patent firms as reported by Law360, Harness IP safeguards critical IP assets on a global scale for Fortune 500 companies, private and public businesses, universities, inventors, artists and entrepreneurs. Harness IP has offices in the metropolitan areas of Dallas, Detroit, St. Louis and Washington, D.C. Visit and follow @harnessdickey for more information.