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Professional Profiles

Education:
  • University of Nebaska,
  • 1979 B.S., Electrical Engineering,
  • with distinction
  • St. Edwards University,
  • 1983 M.B.A., with honors
  • Southern Methodist University,
  • 1989 J.D.
Admissions and Memberships:
  • United States Patent and Trademark
  • Office
  • United States District Court for the
  • Western District of Texas
  • United States District Court for the
  • Southern District of Texas
  • United States District Court for the
  • Northern District of Texas
  • United States District Court for the
  • Eastern District of Texas
  • United States Court of Appeals for the
  • Federal Circuit
  • State Bar of Texas
  • American Intellectual Property
  • Association
  • Austin Intellectual Property Law
  • Association

Kevin Daffer

Partner
(512) 703-1242
kdaffer@dmtechlaw.com

Kevin Daffer specializes in intellectual property matters with an emphasis in patent litigation and prosecution in the electrical arts, particularly integrated circuits, microprocessor-based systems, circuits, robotics and computer software. In his professional career, Mr. Daffer has procured over 1000 patents worldwide and represented many large, Fortune 500 companies such as Advanced Micro Devices, Asahi Chemical Company, Dell Corporation, Standard Micro Systems Corporation, Lam Research, TDK Corporation, LSI Logic Corporation, Cypress Semiconductor Corporation, Oasis Semiconductor and IBM Corporation. Mr. Daffer also has an active patent litigation practice representing plaintiffs and defendants in a variety of cases. Mr. Daffer’s primary practice areas at the firm are: