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Robert Houpt Thornburg

Robert Houpt Thornburg

Practice areas:

Patent Infringement, Trademark Infringement, Patent Application, Trademark Application

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Languages Spoken: English, Spanish

Practice Areas

Licensed since 2003

  1. Patent Infringement: 30%
    12 years, 15 cases
  2. Patent Application: 25%
    12 years, 100 cases
  3. Trademark Infringement: 25%
    12 years, 60 cases
  4. Trademark Application: 20%
    13 years, 300 cases



Fixed (Sometimes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

7 total 

  • Katherine E. Koenig

    I wholeheartedly endorse Robert Thornburg in all areas of intellectual property law, including litigation. Robert and I have served on the Board of the Intellectual Property Law Association of Florida for the last few years, and I have been impressed by his creativity, sense of humor, knowledge of the law, and his ability to solve problems efficiently. Robert is a great attorney, both personally and professionally.


    Katherine Koenig Patent Application Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • JoAnn Marie Guerrero

    Bob Thornburg is one of the finest attorneys in Florida and is known for his dedication to his clients and knowledge of complex intellectual property matters, copyright, trademark and patent law. He is a zealous advocate and is of the highest ethical integrity. I wholeheartedly endorse and highly recommend Bob Thornburg.


    JoAnn Guerrero Health Care Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Allen, Dyer, Doppelt, Milbrath & Gilchrist, P.A.

1221 Brickell Avenue
Suite 2400
Miami, FL, 33131-3354



ILActive And Authorized To Practice Law200308/17/2015
FLMember in Good Standing200308/12/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Top Up & Comer in Intellectual Property LawSouth Florida Legal Guide2013
Up & Comer in Copyright LitigationBest Lawyers in America2013
Rising Star in Intellectual Property LawSuper Lawyers2012
Up & Comer in Intellectual Property LawFlorida Trend Magazine2012
Rising Star in Intellectual Property LitigationSuper Lawyers2011
Up & Comer in Intellectual Property LawFlorida Trend Magazine2010
Rising Star in Intellectual Property LitigationSuper Lawyers2010
40 under 40 Oustanding Lawyers of Miami-DadeCystic Fibrosis Foundation2009

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
ShareholderAllen, Dyer, Doppelt, Milbrath & Gilchrist, PA2011 - Present


Association NamePosition NameDuration
Intellectual Property Law Association of FloridaPresident2013 - 2014
The Florida BarChair Intellectual Property Law Committee2011 - 2012
Notre Dame Club of MiamiBoard of Directors2010 - Present
Intellectual Property Law Association of FloridaSecretary / Executive Committee2009 - 2010
UF Law Alumni CounselExecutive Committee2008 - Present
The Florida BarChair Computer Law Committee2006 - 2007
The Florida BarBusiness Law Section Executive Counsel2005 - Present


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
John Marshall Law School, ChicagoIntellectual PropertyLL.M - Master of Laws (with Honors)2004
University of Florida, Fredric G. Levin College of LawJ.D.Law Degree (with honors)2002
University of Notre DameB.S.Chemical Engineering (cum laude)1999

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Hot Topics in Patent LawU.S. Adoption of Hague Treaty on Industrial Design Protection2013