Wendi E. Sloane
practice on intellectual property law and complex commercial litigation.
Wendi heads the Firm's intellectual property practice group.
has extensive experience in all areas of non-patent intellectual property, including trademark and copyright counseling, trademark prosecution, licensing, intellectual property litigation and the intellectual property aspects of corporate transactions.
skill and experience as a trial attorney with her
knowledge of copyright, trademark and trade secret law in servicing the firm's diverse clientele.
actively assists clients in identifying, protecting and preserving their intellectual property assets, including seeking registration in the United States as well as internationally and taking action against infringement of copyrights, trademarks, trade dress and trade secrets.
manages the worldwide trademark portfolios for number of firm clients.
Wendi's commercial litigation practice includes a variety of commercial disputes, including professional liability, breach of contract and fraud disputes.
has acted as lead counsel in state and federal actions across the country, as well as in arbitrations and mediations.
Wendi has served as an arbitrator for the National Futures Association as well as a speaker at a variety of seminars.
was recently honored as a 2009 Corporate Woman of Achievement by the National Association of Women Business
Owners (NAWBO Chicago Chapter) for her
contributions to advancing the success of women in the field of law.