Our Chicago office is home to Nixon Peabody’s largest group of intellectual property attorneys, including one of the nation’s foremost practitioners in trade secrets law.
We represent clients across a wide spectrum of industries, including medical devices, telecommunications, gaming, biotech, electronics and software. We provide a full range of legal services, including litigation, transactional, regulatory, corporate and dispute resolution services—both domestically and internationally. The office is the Midwest hub of Nixon Peabody’s footprint and as such is home base for attorneys who serve clients in the adjacent region.
Our Chicago team members are embedded in their communities and participate in numerous charitable and professional organizations in the area.
- Courts Line Up Behind 3rd Circ.'s Ascertainability Logic
Law360 | July 25, 2014
Buffalo Commercial Litigation associate Tracey Ehlers, Buffalo Commercial Litigation partner Viv Quinn, and Chicago IP Counseling & Transactions partner Janet Garetto discuss federal courts’ increased attention to the ascertainability of class members especially in the food and beverage industries where consumers do not typically retain receipts.
- High Court Nixes ‘Amenable to Construction,' ‘Insolubly Ambiguous' Indefiniteness Rules
Bloomberg BNA | June 3, 2014
Chicago IP Counseling & Transactions partner Paul Kitch and Silicon Valley IP litigation partner Shawn Hansen provide commentary on the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision in Nautilus Inc. v. Biosig Instruments Inc.
- Lawyers Weigh In On High Court's Induced Infringement Ruling
Law360 | June 2, 2014
Chicago IP Counseling & Transactions partner Paul Kitch and Silicon Valley IP Litigation partner Shawn Hansen provide commentary on the U.S. Supreme Court's decision in Limelight Networks Inc. v. Akamai Technologies Inc.