233 South Wacker Drive | 84th Floor
(312) 858-3935

Patrick Richards

Patrick RichardsPatrick focuses his practice on developing and implementing intellectual property strategies for businesses. He has extensive experience in patent portfolio acquisition and management; patent portfolio licenses, sales and purchases; trademark protection; joint development agreements; copyright law; freedom to practice opinions; patentability opinions; non-infringement opinions; enforceability opinions; and employment and non-compete agreements.

 

Patrick’s clients cover a broad range of industries, including health care, technology, transportation, biotech and life science, consumer products, and construction. He not only counsels clients with respect to U.S. laws and protection, but assists them with their international needs as well.

Patrick was previously a partner in the Intellectual Property, Media and Technology group of McDermott Will & Emery LLP, a large international general practice law firm in Chicago. He is also an Adjunct Professor at Pritzker Northwestern School of Law.

Patrick Richards

University of Virginia School of Law, J.D. 2000

University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, B.S. civil engineering, with honors, 1997

United States Patent and Trademark Office, 2001

Illinois Bar, 2000

Illinois Super Lawyer Rising Star 2012-2015

Emerging Lawyer by Leading Lawyers 2015

Peer Rated as AV Preeminent by my peers through Martindale-Hubble

Client Rated as 5.0 Preeminent by my clients through Martindale-Hubble

Also Meet

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ARTHUR M. SCHELLER III

TEL (312) 858-6751

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ANDREW R. GREENE

TEL (312) 858-3325

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Heidi
Steiner

TEL (312) 858-8189

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Clayton Patterson

TEL (309) 808-1734

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Willis Tower
233 South Wacker Drive | 84th Floor
Chicago, Illinois 60606
Phone: (312) 858-6829 | Fax: (312) 858-3935
agreene@ASGlawfirm.com