Trexler Intellectual Property Attorneys Join Clark Hill PLC Chicago

Jun 28, 2010, 14:38 ET from Clark Hill PLC

CHICAGO, June 28 /PRNewswire/ -- The attorneys and staff of Trexler, Bushnell, Giangiorgi, Blackstone, & Marr Ltd, have joined Clark Hill PLC Chicago, Clark Hill CEO John Hern announced today.  The former Trexler attorneys will lead Clark Hill's Intellectual Property Practice out of the firm's Chicago office, located at 150 North Michigan Avenue.

Trexler, a 120-year-old firm, has an extensive history representing clients' intellectual property concerns, including patent, trademark, copyright, trade secret, and unfair competition interests.

"Joining Clark Hill is an exciting opportunity for our firm and our clients," Trexler Managing Member Dave Marr said.  "This will allow us to continue providing the highest level of services to clients across the country and internationally, and will give us a broader base of expertise, wider geographical presence, and access to the latest in leading-edge technology."  

In addition to Marr, attorneys Richard Giangiorgi, Raiford Blackstone, Linda Palomar, James Foley, James O'Malley, Timothy McCarthy, and Paige Kitzinger also have joined Clark Hill.

"In welcoming this group of experienced professionals to the Clark Hill team, we are deepening the bench of our full service client offering," Hern said. "Extending our Intellectual Property Practice will allow us to offer greater value to clients worldwide through a more complete level of service."

Clark Hill PLC, also 120 years old, is a full service law firm that provides business legal services, government & public affairs, and personal legal services to clients throughout the country.  With offices in Michigan, Illinois, Washington, DC and Arizona, Clark Hill has more than 200 attorneys and professionals.   For more information on Clark Hill, visit