Christopher B. Lay represents multinational corporations in trademark opposition, cancellation, and infringement, copyright infringement, medical device patent infringement, and related litigation matters. He has represented clients in trade secret, class action, and civil rights cases, including a recent appeal in which he obtained reversal and remand for a client whom he represented before the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit. In addition, Chris regularly counsels clients on trademark, copyright, and other transactional matters. He has taught the Intellectual Property section of legal writing at Loyola University Chicago School of Law.
- B.M., DePaul University;
- J.D., cum laude, Loyola University Chicago School of Law (Certificate in Trial Advocacy).
- State of Illinois Bar;
- U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois (including trial bar);
- U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit;
- United States Supreme Court.
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