William Munck is the Managing Partner of Munck Wilson Mandala, LLP and
Chairman of the Firm's Intellectual Property Section. Mr. Munck
has nearly twenty years of experience counseling clients regarding
development of market-focused offensive and defensive intellectual
property portfolios. His technical expertise is in the hardware,
software, firmware, gaming, wired/wireless communication, energy and
medical device/healthcare fields.
Mr. Munck's practice emphasizes long-range corporate strategies for the domestic and foreign procurement, management and enforcement of intellectual property rights; defense against third-party infringement claims, including prosecution of reexamination proceedings; analysis, development and rendering of legal positions and opinions; and negotiation of technology transfers and related intellectual property issues associated with private and public financings, mergers, acquisitions, and industry and patent troll licensing matters.
Mr. Munck began his career with a full-service Texas-based law firm and a prominent New York IP litigation boutique. He also worked for several years as a lead software engineer and project manager with Axiom Systems, Inc. in New York, where Mr. Munck managed a design team responsible for designing and developing an industrial laboratory control system.
In 2015, the firm had the 16th largest verdict in the nation, as reported by VerdictSearch and The National Law Journal, and 5th largest in Texas.