- J.D. with honors, The University of Texas School of Law, 2009. Editor-in-Chief, Texas Intellectual Property Law Journal.
- M.Eng., Materials Science and Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2006.
- S.B., Materials Science and Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2005.
- State of Texas
- U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit
- U.S. District Court for the Northern, Eastern, Southern, and Western Districts of Texas
- U.S. Patent and Trademark Office
Kat Li is an associate in the Austin office of McKool Smith. Ms. Li's practice focuses on patent litigation and has included actions in Federal District Court and the United States International Trade Commission (ITC).
Prior to joining the firm, she served as a law clerk for the Honorable Arthur J. Gajarsa at the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit. She also served as a law clerk for the Honorable Leonard E. Davis at the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas.
While attending law school, Ms. Li was the Editor-in-Chief of the Texas Intellectual Property Law Journal and served as a judicial intern for the Honorable Lee Yeakel at the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Texas. At MIT, Ms. Li was a Materials Processing and Manufacturing Institute Graduate Fellow and a Humanities, Art, and Social Sciences Burchard Scholar.