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Mr. Harger has dedicated his practice to addressing the unique problems created by the intersection of existing intellectual property laws and the emergence of new technologies and media.


He is a graduate of the University of Texas and the Texas Tech University School of Law. Originally from Lubbock, Texas, he has made his home in Austin since 1999. 

He is a participating member of the following professional organizations:

State Bar of Texas
State Bar of Texas Intellectual Property Law Section
State Bar of Texas Entertainment and Sports Law Section
Texas Young Lawyers' Association
Austin Bar Association
Austin Intellectual Property Law Association
Austin Young Lawyers' Association


Languages spoken: American Sign Language, Spanish

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Practice areas


  1. Intellectual Property: 20%
    7 years
  2. Entertainment: 20%
    7 years
  3. Trademark Application: 20%
    7 years
  4. Internet: 20%
    7 years
  5. Other: 20%
  6. More 



Hourly ($200-250/hour), Fixed (sometimes), Retainer (sometimes), Free consultation (30 minutes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

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Contact info

401 Congress Ave., Suite 1540
Frost Bank Tower
Austin, TX, 78701


TXEligible To Practice In Texas 200908/17/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
U.S. Patent and Trademark Office Practice Committee MemberState Bar of Texas2012
Avvo-rated AttorneyAvvoN/A
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Of CounselOneWest Bank, FSB2010 - Present
Attorney/PrincipalHarger Law Office2009 - Present
Legal AnalystBloomberg, L.P.2009 - 2009
ClerkLaw Office of Allen L. Adkins2007 - 2008
House Natural Resources Committee ClerkTexas House of Representatives2000 - 2001
Association namePosition nameDuration
Austin Bar AssociationN/AN/A
State Bar of TexasN/AN/A
State Bar of Texas, Entertainment and Sports Law SectionN/AN/A
Austin Young Lawyers AssociationN/AN/A
State Bar of Texas, Intellectual Property SectionN/AN/A
Austin Intellectual Property Law AssociationN/AN/A
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Voltage Pictures v. DoesClient Dismissed
Achte/Nuente Boll Kino Beteiligungs GMBH & CO KG v. Does 1 – 4,577Client Dismissed from Action
•Maverick Entertainment Group, Inc. v. Does 1 - 4,350Client Dismissed From Action
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Publication nameTitleDate
Texas Bar JournalLegislative Update2011
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Texas School of LawN/AN/AN/A
Texas Tech University School of LawN/AN/AN/A
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Mass Communications Department Expert PanelChanging Face of Copyright on the Internet2013
Young Lawyers Lecture SeriesState of IP Practice in Austin2012
Professional Interview Course SeriesStop Online Piracy Act: Considerations and Concerns2011
Selected Speakers SeriesIntellectual Property in Austin2010