george a. banas

  • George a. banas

    Attorney & U.S. Registered Patent Attorney

    Phone: (813) 814-5658

    Fax: (813) 436-5371


  • Background

    George A. Banas practices in the areas of BP Oil Spill Claims, Intellectual Property, Trademark, Patent, Copyright, Business Transactions. Mr. Banas is licensed to practice law in the State of Florida and is a Patent Attorney registered with the United States Patent and Trademark Office. Mr. Banas is admitted to the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida and is a Certified County Mediator. Prior to becoming an attorney, Mr. Banas spent 15 years as a software engineer designing, developing and integrating e-commerce and ERP systems at Fortune 500 companies. As an IT consultant with Accenture, Perot Systems and Lincoln Technology Services, Mr. Banas worked with companies such as Dell, IBM, Cisco, FedEx, CDW, Insight, Tech Data and Univar USA, where he was responsible for reengineering and implementing large scale information technology improvements to business critical e-commerce, logistics, warehouse management and ERP systems. In addition, Mr. Banas has gained practical experience as a businessman by purchasing, owning, operating and selling a franchise printing company.

  • Education

    Stetson University College of Law, Gulfport, Florida, 2006

    Juris Doctor (J.D.), cum laude, Honors Program

    University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, 1997

    Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.)

    The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio, 1991

    Bachelor of Science (B.S.), Industrial & Systems Engineering, cum laude

  • Bar Admissions

    The Florida Bar

  • Court Admissions

    Florida State Courts

    U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida

    United States Patent and Trademark Office

    Supreme Court of Florida, Certified County Mediator

  • Professional affiliations

    The Florida Bar

    Hillsborough County Bar Association

    Carrollwood Community Bar Association

  • Representative Legal Experience

    Banas Law Firm, Tampa, Florida

    Attorney, Patent Attorney, 2007 - present

    Fowler White Boggs P.A., Tampa, Florida

    Patent Agent, 2005 - 2006

    Minor League Baseball, St. Petersburg, Florida

    In-House Counsel Corporate Intern, 2005

    Office of the State Attorney, 13th Judicial Circuit, Tampa, Florida

    Certified Legal Intern, Prosecution Clinic, 2005

  • business & technology professional experience

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Office Information

Banas Law Firm

8270 Woodland Center Blvd.

Tampa, FL 33614


Phone: (813) 814-5658

Fax: (813) 436-5371