Audra Dial is the Managing Partner for Kilpatrick Townsend’s Atlanta office and specializes in patent, trade secret and complex commercial litigation involving technology.

Ms. Dial has obtained favorable verdicts in many high-profile intellectual property disputes, including on behalf of several Fortune 500 companies. She has represented companies whose intellectual property was misused both domestically and abroad.

Ms. Dial graduated cum laude from The American University in 1994 and William & Mary School of Law in 1998.  She served as Managing Editor of the William & Mary Law Review while in law school.

She has received numerous accolades for her leadership and community service including recognition by the Atlanta Business Chronicle as a Woman Who Means Business, by the Daily Report in its 2014 Verdicts Hall of Fame for intellectual property litigation and by the State Bar of Georgia and the Georgia Supreme Court Chief Justice’s Commission on Professionalism with a Justice Robert Benham Community Service Award and serves on several non-profit boards, including the Fernbank Museum Corporate Leadership Council and the Board of Directors for Leadership Atlanta.