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Shawn Hunter

Senior Staff Attorney

Shawn Hunter is based in the Houston, Texas office of Schneider Wallace Cottrell Konecky LLP. His practice includes class action and multi-district litigation.

Prior to joining SWCK, Mr. Hunter’s practice focused on intellectual property protection and litigation, including patents, trademarks, copyright and trade secrets. Mr. Hunter has successfully prosecuted and procured hundreds of issued patents for clients in technology areas which include downhole well tools, data sensing and processing, vehicle and roadway safety devices.

Prior to law school, Mr. Hunter served as an officer in the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.


  • University of Houston Law Center, J.D.
  • United States Military Academy at West Point, B.S.

Admitted to Practice

  • Texas
  • Supreme Court of Texas
  • Texas County Courts
  • Texas District Courts
  • Texas Courts of Appeals
  • Federal Court for the Southern District of Texas
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit
  • United States Patent and Trademark Office