Jenner & Block LLP provides legal advisory services. Its areas of expertise include mergers and acquisitions, securities, finance, private equity, real estate, tax, insurance, and environmental and commercial law. The firm also handles issues related to technology, intellectual property, bankruptcy, reorganization, labor and employment, executive compensation, and government contracts. Additionally, it focuses on antitrust and trade regulation, appellate practice, arbitration, business litigation, construction law, family law, and health care law. The firm serves clients in defense, aerospace, pharmaceuticals, media, banking and finance, and telecommunication sectors. It was formerly known a...
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Chicago, IL 60611-7603
Founded in 1914
Jenner & Block Appoints Jessica R. Hertz as a Member of Firm's Litigation Department and Government Controversies and Public Policy Litigation Practice
Aug 4 14
Jenner & Block appointed Jessica R. Hertz as a member of the firm's litigation department and government controversies and public policy litigation practice.
Jenner & Block LLP Appoints Terrence J. Truax as Managing Partner, Effective May 1, 2014
Apr 14 14
Jenner & Block LLP announced that Terrence J. Truax has been elected managing partner, effective May 1, 2014. He will succeed Susan C. Levy, who leaves the 450-attorney firm at the end of April to assume her new position as executive vice president and general counsel at Northern Trust Corporation. Mr. Truax served on the firm's Management Committee starting in January 2007 and subsequently has served on the firm's Policy Committee since 2009.
Louis E. Fogel Joins Jenner & Block LLP as Partner in its Chicago Office
Apr 3 14
Jenner & Block LLP announced that Louis E. Fogel has joined the firm as a partner in its Chicago office. He is a member of the firm's Patent Litigation & Counseling Practice. Louis counsels clients in all aspects of patent litigation to help businesses achieve their strategic and scientific goals. He has substantial experience in sophisticated patent litigation matters affecting a variety of industries, including pharmaceuticals, biological drugs, medical devices, chemicals and consumer electronics. With more than 10 years of trial experience gained while at Ropes & Gray LLP and Sidley Austin LLP, he has been involved in all phases of complex patent litigation from pre-trial investigation and strategy development through appeal. He has significant experience advising clients regarding Hatch-Waxman Act litigation. He is registered to practice before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.