Jeff C. Dodd

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600 Travis
Suite 4200
Houston, TX 77002
P: +1.713.220.4736
F: +1.713.220.4285


111 Congress Avenue
Suite 1610
Austin, TX 78701
P: +1.512.320.9252
F: +1.512.320.9292

Jeff C. Dodd


Houston Office
600 Travis
Suite 4200
Houston, TX 77002
P: +1.713.220.4736
F: +1.713.220.4285
Other Offices: Austin

Jeff Dodd has more than 35 years’ experience helping companies with their corporate, securities, intellectual property and technology transactions. Jeff’s clients range in size from Fortune 50 companies to emerging businesses.

Jeff has extensive corporate, securities and corporate finance experience, including public and private securities offerings, merger and acquisition transactions, joint ventures, corporate partnering and similar arrangements, private debt and equity financing transactions (including private equity and venture capital), and regulatory, governance and compliance matters.

Jeff also serves as the co-chair of the firm’s global intellectual property and technology practice. He advises clients concerning their IP strategy and monetization programs, licensing and joint venture transactions and data security, privacy and protection issues. Jeff is the co-author of Modern Licensing Law with University of Houston Law Center Professor and former Dean, Ray Nimmer. The treatise covers all aspects of intellectual property licensing and has become one of the industry’s most respected publications on the topic. Jeff is routinely asked to write, speak and present on related topics.

Jeff continues to serve his alma mater as a member of the University of Houston Law Foundation Board of Directors and as a University of Houston Honors College Advisory Board Member. He is a lifetime fellow in both the Texas Bar Foundation and Houston Bar Foundation.


Corporate, Securities and Corporate Finance: experience in diverse domestic and international corporate transactions, including:

Intellectual Property, Technology, Data Security, Electronic Commerce and Commercialization: extensive experience in a variety of domestic and international intellectual property, information, and business process-related transactions, including



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Professional Recognition







Past President - University of Houston Law Foundation

Board Member - Board of Directors of the University of Houston Law Foundation

Advisory Board Member - Honors College of the University of Houston

Fellow - Texas Bar Foundation, Houston Bar Foundation


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