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Jeffery A. Handelman

Jeffery A. Handelman

Brinks Gilson & Lione

Chicago, IL, USA

Jeff has practiced for more than 30 years at Brinks Gilson & Lione. His practice focuses on trademark litigation and counseling, both in the United States and internationally.  On the litigation side, Jeff handles cases both in Federal Court and before the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board.

On the strength of this experience at the TTAB, Jeff wrote the two-volume treatise Guide to TTAB Practice (Wolters Kluwer, Supp. 2014), now a leading reference in the field.

Jeff speaks frequently on legal topics to organizations including the Chicago Bar Association, the American Law Institute, the American Bar Association Section of Intellectual Property Law, Practicing Law Institute, and the International Trademark Association, as well as at some of the nation's top law and business schools, including the University of Chicago Graduate School of Business, Fordham University School of Law, Northwestern University School of  Law,  and Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management.


Appellate Copyright

Trademarks & Unfair Competition International Trademark  Litigation


J.D., Georgetown University Law Center, 1984

B.A., University of Illinois, 1981




Court of Appeals

Court of Appeals, 11th Circuit Court of Appeals, 4th Circuit Court of Appeals, Fed. Cir.

Dist. Court, N.D. Illinois, Trial Bar

U.S. Patent & Trademark Office

Jeffery A. Handelman is associated with the following items:
Course Handbooks  Course Handbooks Fundamentals of Trademark Law in the Global Marketplace 2018
Live Seminar  Live Seminar Fundamentals of Trademark Law in the Global Marketplace 2019, Thursday, June 13, 2019, Chicago, IL

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