James P. Murphy
Jim Murphy has 20+ years’ experience practicing intellectual property law, including successfully representing clients as lead counsel in jury trials across the country and in proceedings before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.
Jim helps clients secure and maximize the value of their intellectual property. He also counsels clients on all related issues such as licensing, unfair competition, trade secrets, and copyright. Jim also represents clients with intellectual property aspects of mergers and acquisitions, and has successfully negotiated multi-billion-dollar deals. His clients range from internet-based startups to Fortune 500 companies.
Jim also litigates complex commercial disputes. He actively advises clients regarding gaming operations, representing clients in courts and before the Illinois Gaming Board.
Jim’s industry experience includes automotive, electronics, medical devices, network communications, consumer products, vending, and gaming and entertainment devices.
Chicago Bar Association
Illinois State Bar Association
American Bar Association
American Intellectual Property Law Association
Intellectual Property Owners Association
International Association of Privacy Professionals
State Bar Licenses
- “You Might be Developing Your Product Right Into Patent Infringement…” Built In, 2021
- “6 Questions to Ask When Patenting an Idea for Your Company,” Built In, 2020-2021
- “Why Your Company Should Develop an IP Strategy,” Built In, 2020-2021
- “Five Ways to Protect Your Intellectual Property Rights,” Built In, 2020