“A thorough understanding of a client’s business is an important piece of crafting a unique strategy for approaching the client’s legal issues.”
James P. Stephens has a variety of experience in many different fields, ranging from patent law to negotiation and mediation. By drawing from his diverse background, James aims for solutions that meet both the client’s legal and business needs.
James’ range of experiences includes work involving medical devices, software patents, stem cells, and oil spill recovery equipment. In addition, James worked as Executive Articles Editor on the Northwestern Journal of Technology and Intellectual Property and is an alumnus of the Public Interest Law Initiative (PILI), where he worked for the Cook County Office of the Public Guardian.
Brinks Gilson & Lione, Chicago, IL
Summer Associate, 2015
Laboratory for Optical and Computational Instrumentation/Brenda Ogle Laboratory, Madison, WI
Cook County Office of the Public Guardian, Chicago, IL
Public Interest Law Initiative Graduate Fellow, 2016
United States Attorney’s Office for the Southern District of Illinois, Benton, IL
Legal Extern, 2014
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