Stephen Koch

Stephen Koch, Senior Counsel

PRACTICE
Intellectual Property
Licensing
Corporate Transactions

EXPERIENCE
Stephen Koch has more than twenty years of experience in Intellectual Property, Licensing, and Oil and Gas Transactions. He has drafted and prosecuted patents in offshore petroleum exploration and production technologies, and has led patent portfolio development and management activities for both the United States and for foreign jurisdictions. He has negotiated upstream oil and gas agreements in the United States, Europe, and Africa. He has negotiated intellectual property licensing transactions in the United States, Europe, China, and Russia, among other foreign countries. His technology expertise is based on prior experience in electrical engineering, ocean engineering, and oceanography.

BAR ADMISSIONS
State Bar of Texas

PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS
American Bar Association
Houston Bar Association
Houston Intellectual Property Law Association

EDUCATION
University of Houston Law Center, JD
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, M. of Sc. in Ocean Engineering
Woods Hole Oceanographic Institute, M. of Sc. in Ocean Engineering and Oceanography
Purdue Univ., BSE in Applied Math and Electrical Eng.

CONTACT
1300 Bay Area Boulevard
Suite B150-22
Houston, TX 77058
Telephone: (281) 480-2700
Email: skoch@edmondsiplaw.com