February 27, 2014
Audra Eidem Heinze has been elected shareholder at Banner & Witcoff Ltd, an intellectual property law firm. She handles litigation, opinion work and licensing involving patents, trademarks and copyrights. Her patent practice involves a range of fields, such as mechanical devices, computer software and business methods. Before joining the firm in 2009, she researched gene mutations at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Centers Biomedical Research Facility and worked as a field claims specialist intern for Monsanto Corp. She has a bachelor's degree in biochemistry from the University of Missouri, and a law degree from Texas Wesleyan University School of Law..