Naman Howell is proud to announce the addition of patent litigation specialist,
Jacqueline Altman, to its Waco, Texas litigation team. Jacqueline, who
joined Naman Howell in September, solidifies Naman Howell’s reputation
as the go-to firm representing clients in the region’s rapidly expanding
patent litigation docket.
Prior to joining Naman Howell, Jacqueline was an associate at Wilson Sonsini
Goodrich & Rosati in San Diego, where she focused her practice on
representing generic pharmaceutical companies in Hatch-Waxman patent litigation.
One of her high profile wins included being a member of the defense team
that successfully invalidated the patents relating to the blockbuster
drug Restasis®, a verdict upheld by the Federal Circuit and United
States Supreme Court. She also represented clients in a wide variety of
trade secret disputes as well as complex commercial litigation.
Jacqueline is a
cum laude graduate of Baylor University School of Law. She also holds a B.S. in
Chemistry from the University of California, Irvine, and strengthens Naman
Howell’s ability to provide strategic advice to clients across a
variety of industry sectors experiencing rapid IP evolution such as telecoms,
electronics, IT, biotech, chemical, pharmaceutical, and engineering.
Before private practice, Jacqueline served as a judicial clerk for the
Honorable K. Nicole Mitchell of the Eastern District of Texas, Tyler Division.
She is admitted to the State Bar of California as well as Texas.
To learn more about Jacqueline, and the other attorneys in the firm, please
visit the firm’s
attorney profiles section.
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and businesses throughout Texas with the personal attentiveness and expertise
they need on their legal matters when they need it most. We pride ourselves
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