Jenner & Block



  • Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, Greater Illinois Chapter
         Volunteer of the Year, 2011
  • Illinois Super Lawyer
         Intellectual Property Law, 2005
         Intellectual Property Litigation, 2006-2020
  • Lawdragon Magazine
         3000 Leading Lawyers in America,  2010
  • Leading Lawyers Network
         Commercial Litigation, 2004-2019
         Intellectual Property Law, 2004-2019
  • Legal 500
         Intellectual Property, 2007
         Trade Secrets, 2007 

Community Involvement

  • Cystic Fibrosis Foundation
         Member, National Board of Trustees
          Vice Chair and Chair of the Board's Governance Committee
  • Illinois Chapter Board


  • National Institute for Trial Advocacy

Service To The Bar

  • American Bar Association
         Member, Fund for Justice and Education Council, 2012-2015
         Chair, Standing Committee on Amicus Curiae Brief
         Standing Committee on Federal Judiciary,
         Seventh Circuit  representative, 2006-2009
         Member, Presidential Advisory Council on Diversity
         in the Profession, 2002-2005
         Section Officers Conference Liaison to the Board of
         Governors Finance Committee, 2002-2003
         Member, Standing Committee on Meetings & Travel, 2002-2003
         Member, Blanket Authority Subcommittee of the
         Operations and Communications Committee, 2002-2003
  • American Bar Association, Section of Litigation
         Task Force on Independence of the Judiciary Insurance Coverage
         Co-Chair, Diversity Plan Implementation Committee, 2002-2004
         Co-Chair, Minority Judicial Intern Program, 2002-2003
         Member, Executive Committee Revenue Officer, 1998-2002
         Task Force on State Justice Initiatives Co-Chair, 1995-1998
         Member, Ad Hoc Committee
         Division Director, Division III Programs, 1994-1995
         Committee on National Institute
               Co-Chair, 1991-1994
               Vice-Chair, 1990-1991