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Keyonn is a Partner in the firm's Chicago office and a member of the Intellectual Property, Tech, and Data Group. He focuses his practice on intellectual property (IP) litigation and counseling. He represents clients in matters involving utility patent, design patent, trademark, trade secret, trade dress, unfair competition, copyright infringement, from both plaintiffs' and defendants' perspectives.


  • University of Illinois College of Law, J.D., Member, National Trial Team; Editor, Saul Lefkowitz IP Moot Court; Amos Potter Scruggs Leadership Award Recipient
  • Southern University and A&M College, 2004, B.S.E.E., Mathematics Minor, cum laude, Completed Honors College, Independent Study Thesis

  • Illinois
  • District of Columbia (inactive status)

  • N.D. Illinois
  • Supreme Court of Illinois
  • Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims

  • American Intellectual Property Law Association
  • International Trademark Association
  • National Bar Association, IP and Commercial Law Sections
  • Economic Club of Chicago
  • Board Member, Jazz Institute of Chicago
  • Board Member, The Shriver Center for Poverty Law

Awards & Recognition

  • Leadership Greater Chicago Fellow (2020)
  • University of Illinois College of Law Alumni Loyalty Award (2019)
  • Chicago Scholars “35 Under 35 Making an Impact” Honoree
  • Leadership Council on Legal Diversity (LCLD) Fellow (2017)