Bank of America Plaza
901 Main Street, Suite 3300
Dallas, Texas 75202
Chiji Offor's practice
includes complex commercial litigation, with a focus on patent litigation. Mr.Offor
has represented clients in cases involving a range of technology areas,
including mobile applications, wireless communications, data warehousing and
business analytics, MEMS sensors, electric metering and advanced metering infrastructure
(AMI), among others.
In addition to his primary
practice, Mr. Offor is committed to pro bono service and involvement in the
Dallas community. In 2013, he successfully represented pro-bono an indigent
mother in securing the return of her abducted minor daughter under The Hague
Convention. In 2014, Mr. Offor received the Dallas Area Young Lawyer's (DAYL)
Pro Bono Service Award and was recognized by the Texas Bar Journal as a Pro
Bono Champion. From 2011 to 2013, Mr.Offor served
on the Dallas Regional Chamber Young Professionals board. Mr. Offor was
recently selected as a Barrister member of the Honorable Barbara M. G. Lynn
American Intellectual Property Inn of Court.
Before attending law school at
The University of Wisconsin School of Law, Mr. Offor obtained a computer
science degree from The University of Michigan-Ann Arbor, College of
network marketing company in defending against $10 million breach of
contract claim; obtained complete defense verdict and take nothing
public utility company in defending against patent infringement lawsuit;
obtained favorable settlement.
seismic equipment manufacturer in defense against patent damages claims;
obtained significant liability reduction.
business analytics software company in defense against patent infringement
suit; obtained summary judgment of invalidity.
computer manufacturer in successful against patent infringement suit
targeting wireless radio chipsets.
indigent mother in securing return of abducted minor child under The Hague
Convention; won complete verdict after three-day bench trial. See Vazquez v. Vasquez, No.
3:13-cv-1445-B, 2013 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 184292 (N.D. Tex. Aug. 27, 2013),
aff'd 2014 U.S. App. LEXIS 14521 (5th Cir. 2014).
University of Wisconsin-Madison School of Law, 2008 (Academic Achievement
Honors; Two-time Regional Semifinalist, TYLA National Trial Competition;
Executive Board, Moot Court; John Marshall IT & Security Law Moot
- B.S.E., Computer
Science, University of Michigan-Ann Arbor, College of Engineering, 2005
- U.S. District
Courts for the Northern, Southern, Eastern, and Western Districts of Texas
- U.S. Court of
Appeals for the Federal Circuit
- Recognized as a
Texas Rising Star in 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, and 2017 (less than 2.5% of
lawyers under the age of 40 are elected as "Rising Stars")
- Selected for
Barrister membership in Honorable Barbara M.G. Lynn IP Inn of Court
- Selected to Board of Young Professionals (Policy Committee
Co-Chair), Dallas Regional Chamber, 2011-13
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