W. Bryan Farney - Farney Daniels PC

W. Bryan Farney

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2006
Phone: 512-582-2810

Bryan Farney has litigated high-stakes patent disputes before federal district courts, appellate courts, the U.S. International Trade Commission and the U.S. Supreme Court for more than 25 years. This work encompasses litigation and licensing negotiations involving computer hardware and software, medical devices, pharmaceuticals, industrial chemicals and mechanical technologies for a number of Fortune 500 companies.

The roster of clients Mr. Farney has represented includes Hewlett-Packard, Acer, Apple, Lenovo, Gateway, eMachines, Compaq, Intel, Verizon, Samsung, Vanguard, Medtronic, Lexmark, 3M, Nokia, Baxter, Edwards Lifesciences, Micron Technology, Molecular Biosystems, American Hoist & Derrick and Adidas America.

Mr. Farney previously served as general counsel and corporate secretary for Micron Technology. He has also worked as a licensing consultant to several Fortune 500 companies, and has testified as an expert witness in patent law.

Practice Areas:

Commercial Litigation

IP Litigation

IP Business Strategic Counseling

Patent Evaluation and Monetization

Life Sciences

ANDA Counseling

ANDA Litigation

Biosimilar Counseling and Litigation

High-Tech and Telecom

University of Texas Law SchoolJ.D. 1985
University of Texas School of LawUniversity of Houston Law CenterSouth Texas College of LawEmory University School of Law

Client Comments

"Bryan has been our go-to lawyer for a long time. He is thoughtful and works well with in-house counsel as well as our business people. Bryan is sensitive to the high costs of patent litigation."

"William Bryan Farney is one of the best IP litigators in the US. He is very good strategically and great in the courtroom."

-Michael Tyler
Executive Vice President, General Counsel & Secretary
Sanmina-SCI Corporation

Office Location

800 South Austin, Suite 200
Georgetown, TX 78626-5845
United States

Lawyer of the Year Awards

2015 Lawyer of the Year in Biotechnology Law of the Austin Metro Area
W. Bryan Farney has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2015!

Practice Areas

Biotechnology Law
Litigation - Intellectual Property
Litigation - Patent