Sumita Ghosh

Sumita Ghosh


Houston, Texas
Ext: 108

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Sumita Ghosh specializes in intellectual property law with an emphasis on client counseling, patent prosecution, and agreement drafting, review and negotiation. Sumita was formerly in-house counsel at Scott & White Healthcare, Director of the Office of Technology Management at the University of Texas at Arlington, and Patent Advisor at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Technology Transfer Office.

​Her transactional experience encompasses all aspects of academic research including clinical trial agreements, compliance issues (HIPAA, IRB, IACUC, IBC) and technology licensing. Sumita has lectured extensively and taught IP law classes at Seton Hall University School of Law, Patent Law at SUNY-Buffalo, School of Law, and with The National Council of Entrepreneurial Tech Transfer (NCET2).


Intellectual Property
Foreign & Domestic Patent Prosecution
Strategic Patent Portfolio Development
Technology Licensing/Transactions
Clinical Trial and Research-Related Agreements/Transactions
Acquisition Diligence
Government Contracts
Domestic Trademarks
Domestic Copyrights


State Bar of New York
United States Patent and Trademark Office
United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit
Supreme Court of the United States


Georgia State University, College of Law, JD
University of Dallas, B.S. Biology
Texas A&M University, School of Public Health, MPH
Rice University, PhD Biochemistry and Cell Biology

Areas of Practice

No matter the size of the client, Nolte Lackenbach Siegel Intellectual Property Law Group strives to provide the most value-added, cost-effective services tailored to the needs of each client and each client's matter.


We offer a full range of patent services across all major fields of technology. Through our relationships with patent law firms around the world, we can assist with all of your international patent needs.​


Among the top 10 filers nationwide, our trademark department handles: searching, filing, prosecution and maintenance – both domestically and internationally.​

IP Commercialization

Once our clients create and protect their valuable IP, we help them in all stages along their path of Commercializing that IP for Success!

Advertising & Promotions

From counseling to dispute resolution we help ensure that our clients comply with applicable laws, regulations, and guidelines as well as best practices


​We successfully represent clients in infringement matters both in and out of court. The Litigation department's experience extends to all areas of Intellectual Property.​


From preparation and filing to enforcing registered rights, our Copyright department specializes in avoiding infringement of third parties, licensing, copyright acquisition issues, and more.​​​