Michael Pomeroy

Michael Pomeroy is a Partner at Carter Arnett. Michael has experience representing clients in intellectual property and commercial litigation matters. Michael has represented plaintiffs and defendants in disputes involving patent infringement, copyright infringement, breach of contract, and theft of trade secrets. As a registered patent attorney, Michael has also represented clients at the Patent Trial and Appeal Board, as well as in appeals at the United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit.

Prior to joining Carter Arnett, Michael was an Associate at a patent litigation boutique in Dallas, TX, where he was involved in patent infringement cases spanning a range of technologies, including but not limited to graphics rendering, near-frequency communication, and distributed speech recognition architectures.

Honors and Distinctions

  • Selected for inclusion in Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch 2023 for Intellectual Property
  • “The Patent Trial and Appeal Board – Patent Owner and Petitioner Perspectives and Impacts on District Court Litigation” – Dallas Bar Association CLE Program – February 24, 2022

Professional Associations and Community Involvement:

  • Dallas Bar Association
  • Dallas Association of Young Lawyers
  • American Intellectual Property Law Association
  • State Bar of Texas Intellectual Property Law Section
  • State Bar of Texas
  • Judge Barbara M.G. Lynn IP Inn of Court, Associate 2021- Present

Published Works & Speaking Engagements

  • Balancing the Scales: Analyzing Motivation to Combine and Avoiding Impermissible Hindsight in 2023, https://scholarship.kentlaw.iit.edu/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=1351&context=ckjip

Practice Areas

  • Patent Litigation
  • Copyright Litigation
  • Complex Commercial Litigation
  • Trade Secret Litigation
  • Inter Partes Review Proceedings


SMU Dedman School of  Law, 2017, Dallas, Texas
Juris Doctorate, cum laude 

University of Texas- San Antonio, 2013, San Antonio, Texas
Masters of Science, Biology (Cognitive Neuroscience)

University of Texas – Austin, 2011, Austin, Texas
Bachelor of Science, Neurobiology


  • Texas
  • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Texas
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas
  • U.S. District Court for the Western District of Texas
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit