Jacqueline Altman practices civil litigation, focusing primarily on patent litigation and personal injury defense.
Prior to joining Naman Howell, Jacqueline practiced patent litigation at Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati in San Diego, focusing primarily on representing generic pharmaceutical companies in Hatch-Waxman litigation. She has extensive experience representing clients at the district court level, co-pending IPRs, and through appeals at the Federal Circuit and Supreme Court. Jacqueline’s experience extends to all stages of litigation, from pre-litigation strategy through post-trial. She has been on the trial team for multiple Hatch-Waxman cases, including the defense team that invalidated the patents relating to the blockbuster drug Restasis®, a verdict ultimately upheld by the United States Supreme Court.
Previously, Jacqueline served as a judicial clerk for the Honorable K. Nicole Mitchell in the Eastern District of Texas, Tyler Division.
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Civic & Professional
State Bar of Texas, Intellectual Property Law Section
Waco-McLennan County Bar Association
Waco-McLennan County Young Lawyers Association
Association of Former Law Clerks of the Eastern District of Texas
News & Insights
- Waco Patent Litigation Updates
- State Bar of Texas, 2014
- State Bar of California, 2017
Baylor University School of Law, J.D., 2014
- cum laude
- Baylor Law Review, Associate Editor
- Criminal Practice Concentration
- Order of the Barristers
- Outstanding Advocacy Award
University of California Irvine, B.S. in Chemistry & Philosophy, 2010
- Judicial clerk for the Honorable K. Nicole Mitchell in the Eastern District of Texas, Tyler Division