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Edward Dale Steakley

Edward Dale Steakley

Managing Partner of Cognition IP, "Flat-Fee Patent Prosecution & IP Counsel"
  • Intellectual Property
  • Texas
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With over 20+ years of experience, Edward has created and managed complex US & international IP strategies.

Edward has served as Senior in-house counsel for two Fortune 5 companies - Apple and ConocoPhillips. He has also developed international intellectual property experience as Head of IP for a startup, and as a Senior Associate for a firm now on the Global 20 ranking list. His clients have included tech enterprises in a variety of domains including: advanced software, consumer electronics, microchip design, medical device, autonomous vehicles, computer vision, robotics, and aerospace/aviation among others.

As Managing Partner of Cognition IP, Edward leads a team of partners who have represented globally recognizable patent portfolios for companies such as: Apple, Hewlett Packard, Salesforce, Purdue, AstraZeneca, and Texas Instruments.

Cognition IP supports early startups to Fortune 500 with on-demand, fixed-fee IP planning, outside IP counsel and the results expected from a top-tier firm.

South Texas College of Law
Doctor of Jurisprudence/Juris Doctor (J.D.)
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Professional Associations
Texas State Bar  # 24010423
- Current
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Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
State Bar of Texas
ID Number: 24010423
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Cognition IP
50 California St #1500
San Francisco, CA 94111
Telephone: (650) 772-5660
Monday: 9 AM - 5 PM
Tuesday: 9 AM - 5 PM
Wednesday: 9 AM - 5 PM
Thursday: 9 AM - 5 PM
Friday: 9 AM - 5 PM
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Closed (Today)