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Gary M. Miller

Gary M. Miller

Grippo & Elden LLC

Chicago, IL, USA


Gary Miller works with his clients to resolve complex business disputes. His practice covers a range of commercial cases but is particularly focused on intellectual property and unfair competition disputes. He has handled hundreds of matters involving trademarks, copyright, trade secrets and restrictive covenants for clients such as Groupon, Smith Barney, CNA and the Chicago Cubs. He has first-chaired trials, arbitrations and other evidentiary hearings across the country, with great success. His success rate in TRO and preliminary injunction proceedings alone exceeds 90%.


EDUCATION
  • University of Illinois (B.A., 1991) Phi Beta Kappa University of North Carolina School of Law (J.D., 1995)
    •   Order of the Coif
    •   Graduated with High Honors
    •   Three-year merit-based scholarship
    •   As a member of the University of North Carolina Law Review, authored the Note, Balancing the Welfare of Children with the Rights of Parents: Petersen v. Rogers and the Role of Religion in Custody Disputes.

JUDICIAL CLERKSHIP
  • Law clerk to the Honorable Rebecca Beach Smith of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia (1995-1996)

PRACTICE AREAS
  • Business Litigation

BAR ADMISSIONS
  • State of Illinois
  • United States Courts of  Appeals for the Sixth and Seventh Circuits
  • United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois (Trial Bar), and Western District of Michigan
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