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Parker Highlander PLLC
Building One, Suite 200
1120 South Capital of Texas Highway
Austin, TX 78746
United States
(512) 334.2900

Firm Details

Parker Highlander, PLLC, is an IP boutique dedicated to handling a variety of client matters, such as patent prosecution, counseling, opinions, due diligence, freedom-to-operate clearances, infringement investigations, and overall technology and portfolio management.  The founding members of the firm, David Parker, Ph.D., J.D., Steven Highlander, Ph.D., J.D., and Mark Voges, Ph.D., J.D., have over fifty years of combined experience representing clients in complex intellectual property matters, especially in the life sciences fields.  Integral to our team are Marshall Byrd, Ph.D., Geoff Findlay, Ph.D., Amanda Joyner, Ph.D., Reid Long, Ph.D., and Caroline Hamilton, M.A. (combined 22 years as patent agents and technical advisors).  In addition, Chris Spence, J.D., our medical device specialist, has ten years of experience as a patent attorney.


Steven Lee Highlander
Managing Member

Top Listed City Awards

  • Top Listed in Austin in Biotechnology and Life Sciences Practice with 2 lawyers


David Parker
Mark Voges

Firm Practice Areas

  • Copyright Law
  • Litigation - Intellectual Property
  • Litigation - Patent
  • Patent Law
  • Trademark Law

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