AMIR SHIVA, PATENT Attorney


EXPERTISE/EXPERIENCE

Amir Shiva concentrates his practice on a wide variety of intellectual property and technology issues, including: patent litigation, patent preparation and prosecution, licensing and acquisition of intellectual property rights, preparation of legal opinions, freedom-to-use analysis, and client counseling on various intellectual property issues. As a registered patent attorney, Mr. Shiva has represented several Fortune 100 tech companies in diverse areas of technology, including: semiconductor, telecommunications, electronics, computer software, video streaming, camera technology, and graphic processing.

Prior to joining Pramudji Law Group, Mr. Shiva worked as an associate at Blakely Sokoloff and Blank Rome.  During law school, Mr. Shiva served as a judicial intern for the Magistrate Judge Smith of the Southern U.S. District Court of Texas.  Prior to law school, Mr. Shiva worked as an electrical engineer at Samsung’s computer memory fabrication facility in Austin.

EDUCATION
  • University of Houston Law Center - Doctor of Jurisprudence (2014)
  • University of Texas at Austin - Bachelor of Science, Electrical and Computer Engineering (2008)
ADMISSIONS & REGISTRATIONS
  • United States Patent and Trademark Office
PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS
  • Houston Bar Association
  • The Honorable Nancy F. Atlas Intellectual Property Inn of  Court
RECOGNITIONS

The University of Houston Law Center

  • Winner, 2014 John Ventura Scholar
  • Second Place, 2014 Lorance & Thompson Negotiation Competition