BSEE, 1984, University of Texas
JD, 1988, University of Houston Law Center
Gordon Arnold is Managing Partner at Arnold & Knobloch, LLP, assisting clients develop intellectual property and commercialization strategies. For over 20 years, he has represented a variety of enterprises in many industries. He has counseled clients in litigation, both in the United States and internationally, on valuation and enhancement of IP portfolios, as well as on avoiding infringement. Mr. Arnold has been the lead attorney in many cases, both for plaintiffs and defendants.
Mr. Arnold is a Fellow of the American Intellectual Property Law Association, the Texas Bar Association, and the American Bar Association. He is past Chair of the American Bar Association Section of Intellectual Property Law, said to be the largest organization of intellectual property attorneys in the world. Previously, he served as the Secretary and as a three-year member of the Council of that organization. Mr. Arnold has been the Chair of the Patent Policy Committee of the Section and represented the Section in congressional meetings on funding of the Patent and Trademark Office and patent reform legislation. He is also a Past-President of the Houston Intellectual Property Law Association and is a past Chair of the Patent Law Committee of the American Intellectual Property Law Association. He served on the Board of Directors of that organization until 2009 when he was elected as a Fellow. He currently serves on the amicus committee of the Association.