Charlie Jones is an associate in the Litigation and Intellectual Property Practice Groups in the Dallas Office of Haynes and Boone.
Charlie's practice focuses on commercial and intellectual property litigation in both state and federal courts. His experience is diverse, having served companies facing a wide range of legal matters in multiple industries. Charlie's recent experience includes prosecuting and defending patent-infringement litigation, trademark litigation, commercial real estate litigation, partnership disputes, closed corporation disputes, professional liability, lender liability, and bankruptcy-related litigation.
He has served companies operating in the electric energy, oil and gas, commercial real estate, marketing and brand management, banking, securities, information technology, retail, and publishing/media industries. Charlie also has a strong understanding of managing e-discovery and related disputes, including controlling the associated costs on an up-front basis, in both federal and Texas state courts.
Prior to attending law school, Charlie worked for an international pharmaceutical manufacturer providing quality assurance and control in support of the development and manufacture of sterile injectables. Charlie developed a strong working knowledge of chemistry, microbiology and mycology as well as a particular interest in botany while pursuing his undergraduate degree at the University of Texas.
Charlie was selected for inclusion in Texas Super Lawyers Rising Stars, Thomson Reuters, for Intellectual Property Litigation, 2015-2017.
Selected Publications and Speeches
- “Tips on Commonly Overlooked Privilege Issues,” The IP Beacon, October 2012.
- "Keep E-Discovery Costs From Torpedoing a Litigation Budget," Texas Lawyer guest article, November 2011.