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Jones Spross counsels startups through Fortune 500 companies. Our attorneys have extensive experience in negotiating a variety of agreements and deal structures including licensing, intellectual property, contracts and outsourcing arrangements. In addition, the firm provides entity formation and funding services, and acts as an outsourced general counsel for a number of clients. We have developed a notable patent and IP licensing program, and managed a number of successful offensive and defensive intellectual property enforcement actions, as well as other major litigation matters.

MEET OUR TEAM

LANCE A. JONES

SENIOR PARTNER

Lance is a twenty year veteran of the high tech industry. Lance spent more than a decade as the General Counsel for one of the most prominent privately held software businesses in the world. Read More »

BRIAN SPROSS

SENIOR PARTNER

Brian Spross is an attorney on the cutting edge of technology law. He has experience throughout the technology space having counseled many companies from start-up through acquisition. Read More »

CARLY RAMSEY

OF COUNSEL

Carly clerked for Osborne, Helman, Knebel & Deleery LLP in their litigation & estate planning departments and interned for the Travis County DA gaining trial experience before joining Jones & Spross. Read More »

GARY MEYER

OF COUNSEL

Gary has been practicing law in a variety of areas for nearly 20 years giving him a distinctive and well-rounded legal background.Gary is a member of the bar in TX, NY and PA. Read More »

ROBYN SIERS

OF COUNSEL

Robyn has over 20 years of marketing, product sales and business development experience with a proven track record in a variety of areas of law. She was previously an associate at Cooley LLP. Read More »

SHAROON SALEEM

OF COUNSEL

Sharoon’s practice primarily focuses on Intellectual Property, and includes intellectual property litigation, patent portfolio management, patent prosecution and international disputes. Read More »

VICTORIA VANBUREN

OF COUNSEL

Victoria focuses on tech transactions, data privacy and security, intellectual property, and dispute resolution. Prior to Jones & Spross, she worked for the commercial transactions group of Dell. Read More »

TINA ERALES

SR PARALEGAL

Tina started her career in high tech at Trilogy Software in Austin where she was contracts manager for nearly a decade. She enjoyed gaining valuable experience in all aspects of law. Read More »

NEELIMA RAMNATH IYER

SR PARALEGAL

Neelima is a legal professional with 10 years of experience in corporate law. Her primary expertise is in outsourcing, both IT and ITES. She enjoys helping clients all over the world. Read More »

LATEST PUBLICATIONS

If You Sign It an Attorney Should Read It

May 24th, 2013|0 Comments

It is time for my post on having at attorney read everything you sign. It can be as innocuous as a Nondisclosure Agreement or a Rental Space Agreement for a hotel conference. I cannot tell you how many times clients and friends have come to me AFTER […]

Trademarks – Classes and Specimens

May 22nd, 2013|0 Comments

The United States trademark office groups all trademarks into “buckets” that they call classes or classifications.  All classes are identified by a number which is determined by the trademark office in accordance with international treaties. With most of our clients, we use […]

Ownership Assignment in NDAs

May 21st, 2013|0 Comments

Here is another reason to have your attorney read your NDAs. I have seen companies try to throw ownership assignment provisions in their NDA. This is not the standard provision that says the disclosing party owns what they disclose, but a full blown assignment of new […]

Use of Images

May 6th, 2013|0 Comments

So you found an image on some website that you want to use. It’s just a little image and you only want to use it once so you copy it. If you do not have a license, you may have committed copyright infringement. I am not going to go into all of the details of copyright infringement, […]

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