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Josh is a member of the firm's Intellectual Property Litigation Group.  His experience involves advising clients in matters relating to copyrights, trademarks, and trade secrets.  He assists clients in developing and maintaining their intellectual property rights, both foreign and domestic, with special emphasis on trademark clearance and availability, filing and prosecution of trademark applications, preparation of trademark license agreements, opposition proceedings, and trademark infringement.  Josh also assists clients in protecting their Internet brand identity through trademark enforcement activities directed to domain name issues, privacy policies and website terms of use.


  • University of Iowa College of Law, J.D., Note & Comment Editor, Journal of Corporation Law
  • University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2005, B.S., highest honors

  • Illinois

  • U.S. District Court - Northern District of Illinois

  • Chicago Bar Association Illinois State Bar Association International Trademark Association


  • Ranked in The World Trademark Review (WTR) 1000, 2024
  • Selected to the Illinois Super Lawyers Rising Stars list for Intellectual Property, 2020