Krystal (Gibbens) McCool

Attorney At Law

972-330-2775

krystal@gus-gilbert.com

Krystal is a recently licensed commercial and intellectual property attorney. She currently concentrates her practice on commercial and patent litigation. Additionally, she practices other aspects of intellectual property, including licensing, copyrights, and trademarks. Her trademark experience includes filing new applications, responding to office actions, and trademark maintenance. Additionally, Krystal has also conducted research for and drafted many freedom to operate opinions and compliance reports.

Prior to Gus & Gilbert, Krystal worked at Ni, Wang & Massand as an associate and previously interned in criminal law and with texas access to justice.

Representative matters:

● Represented a small inventor in multiple patent infringement lawsuits related to information and security privacy.
● Represented a small company in multiple patent infringement lawsuits related to cosmetic technology.
● Represented a company in multiple patent infringement lawsuits related to printing technology.
● Represented a company in multiple patent infringement lawsuits related to biotechnology and encryption.

Educational Background

  • Texas A&M University School of Law
    Doctor of Jurisprudence, cum laude, 2015
  • Texas Tech University, The Graduate School
    Masters of Science in Forensic Science, 2012
  • Angelo State University
    Bachelor of Science in Biology, Chemistry Minor, 2010

Court Admissions

  • Texas
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas

Achievements

  • Selected to be a Student Clinical Patent Practitioner in TAMU/USPTO law school clinic certification pilot program
  • Phi Delta Phi Legal Honor Society
  • Tri-Beta Biological Honor Society