honors + affiliations
Listed, Who's Who in the World
Listed, Who's Who in America
Listed, Who's Who in American Law
Listed, Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business (2005–2012)
Listed, Intellectual Property Law Litigation, The Best Lawyers in America (2006–2011)
Listed, LawDragon 3000 (2005–2007)
Listed, Patent Litigation, Texas Superlawyer (2007–2011)
Listed, "Texas Super Lawyer," Texas Monthly Magazine (2011–2012)
Recognized as an "IP Star" by Managing IP guide published by Euromoney's Legal Media Group (2013)
- U.S. Supreme Court
- U.S. Courts of Appeals for the Fifth, Eleventh, and Federal Circuits
- U.S. District Courts for the Southern, Eastern, Northern, and Western Districts of Texas
- U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia
- U.S. Patent and Trademark Office
Paul E. Krieger is a partner in Morgan Lewis's Litigation and Intellectual Property Practices. Mr. Krieger has more than 40 years of intellectual property law prosecution, licensing, counseling, and litigation experience. He has been lead counsel in more than 50 patent, trademark, trade secret, and copyright lawsuits in courts throughout the United States, and is a frequent lecturer and author on intellectual property topics to groups of attorneys and business executives in the United States, Europe, and Asia.
Prior to joining Morgan Lewis, Mr. Krieger was head of the Intellectual Property and Technology Department at a full-service international law firm.
Mr. Krieger is a casenote editor for Jones McClure's O'Connor's Federal Intellectual Property Codes and has completed mediation training for litigated cases at the Straus Institute for Dispute Resolution at Pepperdine University School of Law and the mediation training course at Harvard University. He completed the Comprehensive Training in Commercial Arbitration course sponsored by the ABA Section of Dispute Resolution's Arbitration Training Institute, and is a volunteer mediator for the Houston Bar Association's Dispute Resolution Center. He is also an adjunct professor at the University of Houston Law Center, where he has taught courses on trademark and trade secret law for more than 20 years. He also lectures and conducts training seminars regarding intellectual property issues, most recently in Texas, Switzerland, China, Taiwan, South Korea, and India.
Mr. Krieger is a member of the American Bar Association, the American Intellectual Property Law Association, the International Association of Defense Counsel, and the International License Executive's Society, and is a life fellow of the American Bar Foundation, the Houston Bar Foundation, and the Texas Bar Foundation.
Mr. Krieger received his LL.M. from George Washington University Law School in 1971 and his LL.B. from the University of Maryland School of Law in 1968. He received his B.S. in mining engineering from the University of Pittsburgh in 1964, and pursued graduate work in the same field at Pennsylvania State University.
Mr. Krieger is admitted to practice in Texas and before the U.S. Supreme Court; the U.S. Courts of Appeals for the Fifth, Eleventh, and Federal Circuits; the U.S. District Courts for the Southern, Eastern, Northern, and Western Districts of Texas; the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia; and the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.
- George Washington University Law School, 1971, LL.M.
- University of Maryland School of Law, 1968, LL.B.
- University of Pittsburgh, 1964, B.S.