Theresa L. Starck

Theresa has industry experience developing and testing cutting edge technologies such as those used in flexible and wearable electronics.

  • J.D., summa cum laude
    Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago-Kent College of Law, 2017
  • B.S., Materials Science and Engineering, Minor, Civil Engineering, cum laude
    Columbia University in the City of New York, 2009
Bar Admissions
  • Illinois
Technical Background
  • Chemistry
  • Material Science
  • Semiconductors
Experience | Legal

Brinks Gilson & Lione, Chicago, Illinois
Associate, 2017-Present

Brinks Gilson & Lione, Chicago, Illinois
Summer Associate, 2015, 2016

Fitch Even Tabin & Flannery, Chicago, Illinois
Summer Associate, 2016

Experience | Non-Legal

Polyera, Co., Skokie, Illinois
Research Assistant, 2012-2014

US Peace Corps, Khomas Region, Namibia
Teacher, 2009-2012

Columbia University in the City of New York, New York City, New York
Laboratory Assistant, 2008-2009

Experience | Patents
  • U.S. Patent No. 9341948B2: Photopatternable Materials and Related Electronic Devices and Methods
  • U.S. Patent No. 9293711B2: Organic Semiconductor Formulations
Experience | Clerkships & Internships

Public Interest Law Initiative (PILI)
Fellowship, 2017

Illinois Supreme Court
Judicial Extern to Justice Anne Burke, 2016

Federal District Court for the Northern District of Illinois
Judicial Extern to Chief Judge Rubén Castillo, 2017

Press Releases & Events
October 17, 2017

CHICAGO—Attorneys at intellectual property law firm Brinks Gilson & Lione spend much of their day parsing complex technology in patents, examining the nuances of trademark infringement, or helping authors, publishers, and even artists with their copyrights...