William R. Trueba, Jr.



University of Miami School of Law, J.D., cum laude, 1997
Florida International University, B.S. Electrical Engineering, 1990

Bar Admissions & Memberships

Florida, 1997
Admitted to practice before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office
U.S. District Courts Southern, Middle and Northern, Districts of Florida, and Central District of Illinois
U.S. Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit and Federal Circuit

Legal counsel must be imparted with an understanding of the client’s business goals as well as the underlying technology or service at the heart of their business. This is true whether the matter involves registering intellectual property assets or enforcing and defending a client’s rights.

William R. Trueba, Jr.

Will’s practice centers around the domestic and international enforcement of intellectual property rights. In addition to his electrical engineering academic background, Will has practical experience from his years of working in the industry. He is a patent attorney registered with the United States Patent and Trademark Office. In addition to litigation, he is also experienced in the prosecution of patent and trademark applications. Will is fluent in English and Spanish.


Florida Trend’s Florida Legal Elite in Intellectual Property Rights 2009. Super Lawyer 2011.

Professional Affiliations

American Intellectual Property Law Association
Intellectual Property Law Association of Florida

Presentations & Publications

“The Sports Chamber: Exculpatory Agreements Under Pressure,” Entertainment & Sports Law Review, Volume 14, Number 1, co-author
Intellectual Property Survey course, Florida International University College of Law, guest lecturer on patent law
Florida International University College of Engineering, guest lecturer on intellectual property law matters
Faculty for CLE course on Federal Civil Procedure

Community/Civic Involvement

Florida International University Alumni Association, Past President
Florida International University Foundation, Inc., Past Board Member