Chicago, Illinois 60606
Jason Stiehl is a partner in the Litigation Practice Group. Jason represents clients in complex commercial disputes involving trade secrets and restrictive covenants, unfair competition, corporate espionage, contract, and intellectual property claims in both state and federal court. Jason also assists clients related to managing restrictive covenant obligations, and the creation of policies and procedures related to the protection of trade secrets and corporate assets. He has significant nationwide class action experience, including involvement in multi-district litigation. Jason has obtained and defended preliminary and permanent injunctions in several jurisdictions across the country. His client experience includes nationwide representation in the pharmaceutical, consulting, banking, transportation, manufacturing, advertising, real estate, employment, medical equipment, computer, and automotive industries. In addition, his appellate experience includes presenting oral arguments before several federal Circuit Courts as well as the Illinois Supreme Court.
|Areas of Practice||1) Antitrust & Trade Regulation, 2) Class Action Defense, 3) Restaurant Sector and 4) Trade Secrets|
|Law School||Kent Law School - University of Kent ( J.D.,2001)|
|Education||Trinity University (B.S.,B.A.,1997)|
|Bar Member / Association||Illinois State Bar Association|
|Most recent firm||Akerman LLP|
Benjamin P. Smith is a partner in Morgan Lewis's Litigation Practice. He is a trial lawyer with a particular focus on high-stakes disputes in the biotechnology, medical device, and internet industries.