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Intellectual Property Attorney Russell E. Cass Joins Clark Hill PLC

August 8, 2017

CHICAGO, IL – Russell E. Cass has joined Clark Hill’s Chicago office as a Member in the Intellectual Property Practice Group. 

Cass is a leading intellectual property lawyer with over 20 years of experience representing clients in a broad range of patent and other IP matters.  He has extensive experience litigating patent infringement cases and has acted as trial counsel in significant cases for clients large and small.  He is also experienced in handling cases before the Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit and the Patent Trial & Appeal Board.  Before joining Clark Hill, Cass was a partner in the Intellectual Property Litigation Group of Sidley Austin LLP.

“We are thrilled to add an IP lawyer of Russ’s caliber to the Chicago office," Ray Koenig, Managing Member of the Chicago Office said.  “Russ’s addition to our team further enhances our capabilities in this area of practice, which is a critical strategic focus for Clark Hill.”

Cass has a degree in electrical engineering, and has worked on diverse technologies including electronics, medical devices, computer hardware and software, automotive devices and systems, pharmaceuticals, and biotechnology.   His clients have ranged from startups to some of the world’s largest technology and healthcare companies.

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Clark Hill PLC provides distinctive solutions to a diverse range of businesses, public entities and individuals both nationally and internationally. Our talented attorneys and professionals use deep industry, policy and technical knowledge to provide innovative solutions to complex issues. Client’s objectives always set the agenda and together we collaborate on strategies, take the necessary legal action, cut through obstacles and connect to business opportunities to get the best results possible. Our purpose is clear, to provide the best client service and guide clients to paths that generate growth and success.

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