Nora Titus is an associate in the Intellectual Property Practice Group in Haynes Boone’s San Francisco office. Her practice focuses on patent office trials and patent prosecution and counseling. In particular, Nora assists clients with patent portfolio valuations from both risk mitigation and strategic perspectives. Her work also includes invalidity analyses and assisting in inter partes filings. Additionally, Nora enjoys community outreach and maintains an active pro bono docket.

Much of her work centers around Wi-Fi and cellular technologies, IoT technologies, computer hardware and software, and networking.

Prior to law school, Nora earned a Bachelor of Science in Engineering from the University of California, Davis. She conducted research under Dr. Colleen Bronner, Ph.D., regarding the experience of women and minorities in the engineering fields.
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  • "Paper Patents are No More!" co-author, Haynes Boone client alert, March 1, 2023.
  • “Peppa Pig Ruling a Cautionary Tale on Sanctions and IP,” co-author, Law360, April 20, 2022.


J.D., University of California Hastings College of Law, 2021, cum laude

B.S., Engineering, University of California Davis, 2018



Paper Patents Are No More!
March 02, 2023

Over the past few years, the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office has worked towards reducing the duration of time between filing a patent application and either abandonment or issuance of the application, otherwise known as “patent pendency.” Various measures included hiring more examiners and changing the criteria with which examiners are evaluated.1 In an effort to further maximize the Office’s eff [...]