Clients count on John’s extensive experience in commercial and intellectual property litigation before federal, state and administrative courts across the United States. His strong background in life sciences as well as the chemical, pharmaceutical, and mechanical arts has contributed to an excellent track record in trying patent cases. He is particularly successful at obtaining and defeating injunction requests in intellectual property disputes.
In the commercial sector, John is a trusted advisor in regard to litigation involving:
Covenants not to compete
Environmental issues, including the frac sand industry
Breach of contract
Within the firm, John’s leadership roles include serving as Co-chair of the Venture Best industry group. Prior to joining Michael Best, he practiced appellate litigation at a top Chicago-based law firm.
Articles in the National Law Review database by John C. Scheller