Dallas Bar Foundation (2010 - Present).
Texas Super Lawyers, Law & Politics Magazine published in Texas Monthly and Texas Rising Stars Magazines (2013, 2014)
Rising Stars Under 40, by Law & Politics Magazine published in Texas Monthly and Texas Rising Stars Magazines (2008, 2009, 2011).
AV® Preeminent. Peer Review Rating by Martindale Hubbell®
Fellow, Texas Bar Foundation (2009 - Present)
Member, Texas Bar College (2008-2010)
Alumni Ambassador Award, Texas A&M University, Commerce (1998)
Founder/Director, DARN Lawyers Network, (2004-Present)
Founder/Chairman, DFW-STCL Alumni Network, (2008-2011)
The Intersection of Trade & IP: Can Gray Market Goods Still be Imported?.. ABA IP Roundtable (Dallas) 2011
Financing Int'l. Trade, International Small Business Development Center, Ft. Worth 2010
Implementing an Effective FCPA Compliance
Program, Texas Minority Counsel
Program Annual Conference 2010
Combating Counterfeits, 47th Ann. IP Law Conf., Ctr. for Amer. & Int'l. Law, 2009
Protecting IP in International Trade, Texas Bar Assn Annual Mtg., 2009
Basic of Intellectual Property Protection, Collin County Bar Assn (Plano) 2009
Domestic vs. Int'l. Contracts, Inst. Supply Chain Mgmt. (San Antonio) 2009
Keys to Int'l. Trade Compliance, Inst. Supply Chain Mgmt. (Waco) 2008
Export Controls and Technology, DBA Computer Law Section 2008
Legal Aspect of Int'l. Trade, Ft. Worth Int'l. Center 2008 .Financing Int'l. Trade. Ft. Worth Int'l. Center 2008. Keys to Int'l. Trade Compliance. Inst. Supply Chain Mgmt. (Wichita, KS) 2008
Overview of IP Law, Professionals Roundtable of Dallas 2007
Overlap between IP and Trade Law, DBA Computer Law Section 2006
Inside the Minds: Protecting IP Rights in International Business Transactions. 2011 ed. (West, Aspatore Books 2011).
Editor, Trade & Innovation Law Blog (2010-Present).
Don't Trip Up Over TRIPS, (The Oath Magazine, September 2011).
Co-author, .Proactive Approaches to the IP Licensing Process., Intellectual Property Licensing Strategies, 2011 ed.: Leading Lawyers on Educating Clients, Drafting Licensing Agreements, and Resolving Disputes (Inside the Minds), (West, Aspatore Books 2010)
The Hits Keep Coming: Survey of the Major CBP's IP-Related Enforcement Actions in 2010? (CITBA Winter Journal 2010)
Protecting Intellectual Property. eSide Supply Management (July/Aug 2009)
Protecting IP in International Trade, (Headnotes, July 2009)
PRO-IP to Target Counterfeiters, (Texas Lawyer, Feb 2, 2009)
Chester's Practical Guide to Int'l. Trade Regulation. (Baylor Univ. Law 2008) .Comparing Int'l. & Domestic Contracts. eSide Supply Management (Fall 2008)
Editor-In-Chief, Trade & Innovation Law Update (2003-Present)
Convergence of IP and International Trade Law, (Natl. Law Jrnl. 2005)
Case Study: Potential Trademark Infringements, (Jrnl. of Bus. & Econ. Res., 2005)
In the Zone: Creating Profits Thru Savings Using FTZs, (Texas Lawyer, July 4, 2005)
Director, Dallas Housing Crisis Center (2008-Present)
Director, STCL Alumni Association, (2009-Present) President, Lakewood Neighborhood Association (2005-2006)
Advisor, Global Business Program, University of Dallas (2004-2006)
Advisor, Foreign Trade Institute, Univer