Reginald J. Hill focuses his practice on intellectual property litigation and counseling. Corporations seek his help with a variety of matters including patents, copyrights, and trademarks, particularly related to technology. He has served as lead counsel in bench and jury trials, Markman hearings and arbitrations. Counseling, infringement, and validity opinions are also a part of his practice.
Mr. Hill is AV Peer Review Rated, Martindale-Hubbell’s highest peer recognition for ethical standards and legal ability. In 2003, Diversity & the Bar recognized him as one of the top Intellectual Property lawyers of color in the country. Mr. Hill is a member of the Patent Litigation and Counseling, and Trademark, Advertising, and Unfair Competition Practices, as well as a member of the Firm’s Management Committee.
Mr. Hill served as Chair of the Illinois State Bar Association's Intellectual Property Section Council in 2001. His community work includes serving as a member of the Board of Directors for Chicago Scholars and the Chicago Area Council of the Boy Scouts of America. Before practicing law, Mr. Hill spent 10 years as an electrical engineer in research and development with AT&T Bell Laboratories and Motorola.