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.
- In the News
Chicago Daily Law Bulletin | February 10, 2014
This news brief notes that Chicago Patents attorney Sorin Cimpoes has been elected to the firm’s partnership.
- Strong Software Patents Crucial, Michel Tells Justices
Law360 | January 28, 2014
Chicago Intellectual Property Litigation partner Mark Halligan is noted in this article for his representation of the International Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property who recently filed an amicus brief with the Supreme Court urging that any ruling that weakens software patents "would be a step backward for the United States."
- Lawyers' New Practice Invites Second-Guessing
Crain's Chicago Business | November 15, 2013
Products: Class Action, Trade & Industry Representation practice group leader and leader of the firm’s NP Trial® team Joe Ortego discusses the firm’s Second Opinion service.