Erick Robinson is a partner at Dunlap, Bennett & Ludwig PLLC and is based in both Beijing and Houston. He leads DBL’s Chinese IP Practice as well as its Waco patent litigation practice. In addition to his Chinese practice, Erick regularly practices in both the International Trade Commission as well as the Western and Eastern Districts of Texas. He focuses on patent licensing, litigation, and prosecution in the US and China. Erick is a US patent attorney and trial lawyer, and an expert in Chinese patent and antitrust law. He has over 20 years of experience in cross-border patent litigation, portfolio management, patent prosecution, monetizing patent portfolios and related matters. He has a technical background in computer science and physics, as well as biotechnology. Erick is a trusted authority on patent and antitrust laws in China and has been selected as one of the Leading 300 IP strategists worldwide by Intellectual Asset Management (IAM) for the past five years running. He is frequently quoted in major publications on Chinese patent and antitrust issues and is the publisher of the award-winning China Patent Blog.