Daniel L. Schmid

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Mr. Schmid’s practice focuses on patent litigation. As a law student, Mr. Schmid served as vice-president of the Intellectual Property Law Society and as a member of the Texas Intellectual Property Law Journal. In addition, he served as a Judicial Intern for the Hon. Caroline M. Craven of the Eastern District of Texas and has prosecuted patents in a variety of technical disciplines.

Prior to attending law school, Mr. Schmid worked as a Research Engineer for the University of Texas Center for Electromechanics. His work there focused on the commercialization and development of an oil extraction process used in the production of algal biofuels.

As an undergraduate, Mr. Schmid majored in mechanical engineering at The University of Texas at Austin and obtained a Business Foundations Certificate from the McCombs School of Business. He also worked as a Research Assistant at The University of Texas’ J.J. Pickle Research campus.


University of Texas at Austin (B.S., Mechanical Engineering, Business Foundations Minor, 2010)

University of Texas School of Law (J.D., Texas Intellectual Property Law Journal, Intellectual Property Law Society, 2014)

Licenses & Admissions

Registered to practice before the United States Patent and Trademark Office (Reg. No. 68518)

Licensed to practice in Texas

U.S. District Courts for the Eastern, Southern, and Western Districts of Texas

Professional Affiliations

Austin Intellectual Property American Inn of Court

American Intellectual Property Law Association