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In his spare time, Kelly enjoys spending time with his wife Britnee, 6-year-old son Jamie, and 3-year-old daughter Averee.  Kelly is also an avid college sports fan, an occasional golfer, and a (lapsed) weekend warrior runner and biker.  His most recent hobby is attempting to master the art of grilling and smoking on the backyard grill.


Practice areas


  1. Intellectual Property: 20%
  2. Trademark: 20%
  3. Patent Infringement: 20%
  4. Patent Application: 15%
  5. Other: 25%
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    I endorse this lawyer's work. Kelly is a top notch litigator with a keen understanding of intellectual property law . He finds creative arguments and creative ways to win for his clients.


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Ferguson Braswell & Fraser PC

2500 Dallas Parkway
Suite 501
Plano, TX, 75093


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Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers Magazine2014
Best Lawyer In AmericaBest Lawyers in America2014
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers Magazine2013
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers Magazine2012
Texas Rising StarSuper Lawyers Magazine2011
Best Lawyers in Dallas - Intellectual PropertyD Magazine2011
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers Magazine2011
AV Peer Review Rating (4.9 out of 5.0)Martindale.com2010
Texas Rising StarSuper Lawyers Magazine2010
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
ShareholderFerguson Braswell & Fraser PC2015 - Present
PartnerKlemchuk Kubasta LLP2009 - 2014
AttorneyHitchcock Evert LLP2006 - 2009
AssociateSidley Austin Brown & Wood1997 - 2005
Association namePosition nameDuration
American Intellectual Property Law AssociationMember2010 - Present
Ethics & Unauthorized Practice of Law Committee, Intellectual Property Section of State Bar of TexasChair, Former2005 - 2007
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Info-Power International Inc v. Coldwater Technology Inc et alDismissal with prejudice
Parking Security Systems Corporation v. Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport BoardDismissal with prejudice
Jewel Jet LP v. Sy Kessler Sales IncDismissal with prejudice
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Publication nameTitleDate
Headnotes (Dallas Bar)Common IP-Related Mistakes Made in Corporate Web Sites2009
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Texas School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1997
University of TexasMechanical EngineeringBS - Bachelor of Science1993
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
State Bar of Texas Annual MeetingRecent Developments in Trademark Law2011
ABA IP RoundtableThe Intersection of International Trade and Exhaustion of IP Rights: Can Gray Market Goods Still be Imported?2011
November 2010 MeetingThe Million Dollar Idea - I've Got It, So Now What Do I Do With It?2010
2010 AIPLA Mid-Winter InstituteTo Buy or Not to Buy: Acquired Patents as Litigation Tools2010
12th Annual Intellectual Property SymposiumDivided Infringement and Mixture of Statutory Subject Matter2010
Computer Law Section CLE at Belo MansionHelp! They're Copying My Home Page!2009
Intellectual Property Section CLE at Belo MansionKSR v. Teleflex: A Case Study2007