J. Heath Coffman

1J_Heath_CoffmanR-532x307Heath Coffman has significant experience representing a wide range of clients from individuals and small businesses to large publicly-traded companies in a variety of business and commercial cases and arbitrations. His practice includes representing attorneys and accountants in professional liability cases and in grievance. He frequently handles complex commercial litigation involving intellectual property, trade secrets, fraud, breach of contract, breach of employment agreement, and oil and gas cases in both federal and state district and appellate courts, including the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit. In addition, he works with a variety of creditors and  agencies in collections disputes and litigation.  Mr. Coffman also assists clients in protecting intellectual property rights before the United States Patent and Trademark Office, Trademark Trial and Appeal Board, and the United States Copyright Office.  He has been recognized in Texas Monthly by Thompson Reuters as a Rising Star for 2017 and Super Lawyer for 2018, by Fort Worth, Texas Magazine as a Top Attorney for 2011-2017, and by 360 West as a Top Attorney for 2017.  Mr. Coffman currently serves as the Chair of the Trade Secrets Committee of the Intellectual Property Section of the State Bar of Texas.