Chicago, Illinois 60606
Jim is the Practice Group Leader for Reed Smith's International Intellectual Property Group and focuses on intellectual property and complex commercial litigation, representing clients in trials, arbitrations and mediations throughout the United States. Jim has particular experience in technology and intellectual property litigation, including patent, trademark, copyright, trade secret and trade dress litigation. He also advises clients on various issues relating to software licensing, software development agreements, and conflict resolution in connection with domain names and other e-commerce related issues. In addition, Jim handles a wide variety of complex litigation matters involving product liability, insurance coverage, broker liability and lending and leasing disputes.
|Areas of Practice||1) Intellectual Property, 2) Commercial Litigation and Disputes, 3) Product Liability, 4) Copyright Litigation, 5) Trademark Litigation, 6) Patent Litigation, 7) IP Litigation, 8) Complex Litigation Strategy and 9) Trade Secrets and Restrictive Covenants|
|Law School||Loyola University Chicago School of Law, J.D., 1990|
|Education||Illinois Wesleyan University, B.S.,1986|
|Bar Member / Association||Illinois State Bar Association|
|Most recent firm||Reed Smith LLP|
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