Alan counsels Internet, software, hardware, medical equipment and semiconductor clients in patent litigation, licensing, trade secret protection and enforcement, and a variety of other matters. He has first chair civil jury trial experience in state and federal courts, where he litigates patent, trade secret, employment, and breach of contract and Internet-related claims. He also represents clients in the ITC and litigates antitrust and first amendment matters. He was previously a Magistrate Judge in the Western District of Texas, Austin Division. Alan also was an adjunct professor teaching trial advocacy at University of Texas School of Law.