Attorney Paul C. Van Slyke is senior counsel at the Houston law firm of Hoover Slovacek LLP. Since joining the firm in 2014, Paul has focused his practice not only on client counseling but also on assisting individual and business clients from throughout southeastern Texas in overcoming legal challenges related to litigation and transactions involving the following:
• Intellectual property
• Media and advertising
• Entertainment and sports
Paul began practicing law in 1968 after earning his law degree from the Southern Methodist University Dedman School of Law and his admission to the State Bar of Texas. Since the beginning of his career, over 45 years ago, Paul has built a reputation for excellence, and, today, he continues to enjoy his position as a leading Texas attorney.
Paul's outstanding reputation and long record of success have led to a number of honors and awards. He has a "Superb" rating from Avvo, and he has received an AV Preeminent peer-review rating* from Martindale-Hubbell. In addition, the Best Lawyers in America has listed him among the country's top copyright law attorneys since 2009, and, in 2012, the organization named him the Lawyer of the Year in trademark law.
Paul is an active participant in the legal community. He is a past president of the Houston Intellectual Property Law Association and a current member of the Houston Bar Association's Entertainment and Sports Law, and Law and Media committees. In addition, he is a member of a number of committees of the American Bar Association, including the Private Advertising Litigation Committee and the Consumer Protection Committee.
*AV®, BV®, AV Preeminent® and BV Distinguished® are registered certification marks of Reed Elsevier Properties Inc., used in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Ratings reflect the anonymous opinions of members of the bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review Ratings fall into two categories – legal ability and general practice standards.
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Last Updated: 1/23/2017