Jeanne M. Heffernan

Jeanne (“Jeannie”) Heffernan

is an experienced trial lawyer focusing on patent and trademark infringement litigation. Jeannie has successfully tried more than a dozen patent and trademark infringement cases around the country in a wide range of industries, from medical devices to telecommunications to haute couture.

Jeannie's work was mentioned in the following articles:

"Defendants Extend East Texas Hot Streak with Wi-LAN Verdict," The AmLaw Litigation Daily, 7/2013

"Boston Scientific Award Upped To $42M In Cordis Stent IP War," Law360, 3/2012

"Boston Scientific Wins $19.5 Million In Stent Patent Case," Law360, 5/2011

"Judge Nixes Infosint's $15 Million Patent Win Over Citalopram," Law360, 6/2010

"IP Litigation Department of the Year: Finalist: Young and Hungry," The American Lawyer, 1/2008

"Anticounterfeiting Summit," Harper's Bazaar, 2/2006

"Deals & Suits: Rambus v. Infineon," Corporate Counsel, 6/2005

Good to know

Areas of Practice 1) Intellectual Property, 2) Patent Infringement Litigation, 3) Copyright, 4) Trademark, 5) Internet & Advertising Litigation and 6) Litigation
Law School University of Chicago Law School, J.D., 2002 George B. Pletsch Scholar
Education University of Notre Dame, B.A., Program of Liberal Studies and French, 1992 magna cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa
Bar Member / Association State bar of New York
Most recent firm Kirkland & Ellis LLP
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