Colleen McKnight is a senior counsel and litigation lawyer with Foley & Lardner LLP. Colleen’s practice primarily focuses on protecting and equipping entrepreneurs and innovators. Her practice involves the representation of these trail blazers still in the “start-up” phase to those in large corporations. She handles and advises on cases in this area for clients across a variety of industries particularly energy, technology and healthcare. Colleen’s extensive experience allows her to aid clients in using a variety of tools to protect their intellectual property, reputation, and blood, sweat and tears invested in their businesses and innovations.
Colleen’s experience includes extensive trial experience, including first-chair jury trial experience, and trial experience before state and federal courts, as well as confidential arbitrations. Colleen has significant experience advising clients in all facets of litigation including case assessment and strategy, factual investigation, electronic discovery, dispositive motions, mediation, depositions, trial preparation and trial.
In addition to her trial experience, Colleen is an experienced brief writer and has also obtained numerous successful state and federal appellate orders.
Articles in the National Law Review database by Colleen E. McKnight