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Brinks Gilson & Lione Named to the Public Interest Law Initiative's (PILI) 2020 Pro Bono Recognition Roster
June 24, 2020

CHICAGO – Brinks Gilson & Lione, one of the nation's largest intellectual property law firms, was named to the Public Interest Law Initiative’s (PILI) 2020 Pro Bono Recognition Roster. PILI is a an organization dedicated to growing the availability of public law and pro bono legal services in Illinois for people, families and communities in need,

The acknowledgment recognizes law firms and corporations whose pro bono contributions in Illinois ensure that low-income individuals, families and communities have access to legal services. PILI’s pro bono programs work to increase the accessibility of legal services to those who lack financial resources to afford an Illinois attorney.

On June 16th, as part of this year's Virtual Annual Pro Bono Reception,  Brinks was among 47 law firms and corporations named to the 2020 Pro Bono Recognition Roster.

Brinks has a firm-wide commitment to pro bono initiatives and investment in its community. These efforts include working to close the justice gap for those in our communities by providing legal assistance with residential housing and housing voucher matters, immigration matters, and court-appointed guardianships, among other areas.

Brinks Gilson & Lione

Celebrating more than 100 years of intellectual property law, Brinks Gilson & Lione is one of the largest intellectual property law firms in the U.S., and helps clients around the world protect and enforce their intellectual property rights. Our lawyers, patent agents and scientific advisors assist clients in all aspects of patent, trademark, unfair competition, trade secret, and copyright law. Brinks attorneys provide informed counsel with respect to innovations in a range of complex and valuable technologies, including pharmaceuticals, chemicals, bioengineering, industrial manufacturing, electronics and software, and medical devices. More information can be found at

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