Jenner & Block

Steven R. Trybus is a litigator who focuses on complex patent disputes.  He is experienced in a wide variety of technologies, ranging from electronics, software, telecommunications and optical media to polymers, petroleum refining, pharmaceuticals, and medical devices.  He also has worked with technology related to containers, food processing equipment, and other mechanical devices.  He concentrates on patent infringement litigation and related counseling.  He also has significant experience in contested proceedings in the United States Patent and Trademark Office.  In addition to patent infringement suits, Mr. Trybus has experience in defending law firms and patent attorneys from allegations of malpractice in the practice of patent law.

Mr. Trybus counsels clients in the worldwide protection and enforcement of intellectual property and has experience coordinating foreign proceedings, including patent oppositions, as a part of multi-national disputes. Mr. Trybus is AV Peer Review Rated, Martindale-Hubbell’s highest peer recognition for ethical standards and legal ability.  He has been recognized as an Illinois Super Lawyer in intellectual property litigation.

Mr. Trybus is a member of the Firm’s Patent Litigation and Counseling, and Technology Litigation Practices.  He is involved with the Federal Circuit Bar Association, the Intellectual Property Owners Association, the American Intellectual Property Law Association, and the American Institute of Chemical Engineers, and is a member of several other bar associations.