Of Counsel

Brian Kirkpatrick, JD

Of Counsel

Phone: 972 852-1741
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Email: brian.kirkpatrick@mullinlawpc.com

Brian practices in the areas of technology transactions, data privacy, cyber/digital security, software compliance and audits, and general counsel related to business matters. Brian was voted 2015 Top Technology Attorney in Tarrant County by his peers as published in Fort Worth Texas Magazine.

Brian has published numerous articles and lectured nationally on legal topics such as software as a service, software licensing, contract negotiation, cyber security, and legal considerations when starting a business. He is also featured in radio news interviews, as a conference panelist, a featured speaker, and in an instructional DVD series. Before entering the legal profession, Brian was a Vice President commercial banker.

Brian is a graduate of Texas A&M University School of Law where he was inducted into the National Order of Barristers. He also has a Masters of Arts in Applied Economics from Southern Methodist University and a Bachelor’s of Science in Economics from Texas A&M University – Commerce where he was inducted into the Omicron Delta Epsilon International Economics Honor Society.

Memberships and Committees

Technology Transactions
Data Privacy
Cyber/Digital Security
Software Compliance and Audits
Startup and Commercial Transactions

Selected Presentations and Publications

Software Licensing and Software as a Service Agreements, presented one and one-half hour nationally broadcast continuing legal education credit teleconference seminar with legal article under the same title on June 2, 2016

Legal Considerations When Starting a Business, presented to clients of the Denton County Small Business Development Center (SBDC) in Flower Mound, Texas on May 17, 2016

Health, Wealth, and Happiness with radio show host Gary Pozsik on WGCV AM 620, participated in a 20-minute radio interview regarding personal cyber security risks on April 26, 2016

CyberInsecurity 2016: 5 Approaches to Limit Legal Issues For Your Startup, presented live one hour seminar in the Legal Track of the Dallas Start-up Week on April 14, 2016

The Power of Big Data, presented as part of a live panel regarding legal and information security issues with respect to big data on March 10, 2016

Legal Ethics: Cybersecurity in Your Daily Practice, presented one hour nationally broadcast continuing legal education credit teleconference seminar with legal article under the same title on March 1, 2016

Legal Considerations When Starting a Business, presented to clients of the Denton County Small Business Development Center (SBDC) in Corinth, Texas on February 24, 2016

Bar Admissions and Licenses
Supreme Court of Texas