Mr. Ross is praised for his “excellent grasp of the law” and that he is “very thorough and has the ability to diffuse volatile situations and bring closure.
 Chambers USA 2010

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Steven E. Ross

Steve Ross is a native Texan and a third generation lawyer. He has over twenty years of experience in intellectual property law. Prior to forming Ross IP Group PLLC, he was a partner and the firm-wide head of the Intellectual Property practice group for a general practice law firm with over 250 lawyers. Steve has litigated intellectual property disputes in federal courts across the country, including the Northern and Eastern Districts of Texas. Prior to attending law school, he worked as a design engineer for Texas Instruments.

Steve is married to Katherine Ross, who happens to be a fifth generation lawyer. He is the proud father of two daughters, neither of whom is a lawyer – at least not yet. When he is not practicing law, Steve loves to spend time with his family, hunt, fish, and follow his favorite college football team, the Texas Tech Red Raiders.

Areas of Practice

  • Patent infringement litigation
  • Post-grant patent proceedings
  • Opinions on infringement and validity
  • Trademark infringement litigation
  • Trade secret litigation
  • Trademark oppositions and cancellations
  • Copyright infringement litigation
  • Unfair competition litigation


  • Electronics
  • Semiconductors
  • Software
  • Telecommunications
  • Internet
  • Oil & Gas
  • Materials Science
  • Medical Devices
  • Banking & Finance
  • Real Estate
  • Consumer Products
  • Entertainment & Media