The technology industry is a significant part of Winstead’s practice.  Our attorneys merge legal and technical experience to craft innovative solutions to our clients’ rapidly evolving transactional, litigation and patent prosecution needs.  We work collaboratively across many practices within the firm to ensure the most efficient, targeted and cost-effective representation.

With a long history of working with established technology companies and startups, Winstead is deeply involved in the technology industry, including such specialized areas as biotechnology, nanotechnology, clean technology and information technology.  The depth of our legal and technical knowledge enables us to identify opportunities, anticipate problems, and provide effective solutions for our clients.  The firm has devoted significant time to the following types of technology matters:

  • Venture Capital, Private Equity and Other Financing
  • Public Offerings, including IPOs
  • Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Patent Prosecution
  • Procurement of Trademarks and Copyrights
  • Technology License and Transfer Agreements
  • Software License and Development Agreements
  • Distribution Agreements
  • Manufacturing and Supply Agreements
  • Intellectual Property Litigation
  • Commercial Litigation

Winstead’s attorneys merge legal and business experience to serve companies and startups that are on the leading edge of the following technology fields:

  • Alternative Energy
  • Application Service Providers
  • Biotechnology
  • Computer Hardware
  • Electronics
  • Energy
  • Information Technology
  • Internet and eCommerce
  • Life Sciences
  • Medical Devices
  • Nanotechnology
  • Semiconductors
  • Software
  • Telecommunications
  • Wireless Communication

About Winstead PC

Winstead is a national business law firm with more than 350 attorneys.  The firm provides a full range of business legal services to some of the most recognized and respected companies across the country and throughout the world.  Winstead has offices in Austin, Charlotte, Dallas, Fort Worth, Houston,  San Antonio, and The Woodlands.  For detailed information about Winstead, visit