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Cory R. Edwards

Fax +1.312.827.8000
Cory Edwards is an associate at the firm’s Chicago office. He is a member of the IP litigation practice group.

Mr. Edwards specializes in patent-related matters with experience in drafting, prosecuting, and analyzing patent applications. Mr. Edwards is skilled in non-patent IP matters as well, including trademark, copyright, and trade secrets. He also has experience in litigation support and handling matters at all stages of complex intellectual property litigations.

Professional Background

Mr. Edwards served as a summer associate and law clerk at K&L Gates, where he drafted office action responses and patent applications, performed patent portfolio management duties, and researched patents for invalidation purposes. Prior to that, he was a Summer Associate at a San Francisco law firm.

Prior to attending law school, Mr. Edwards received a B.S. in Electrical Engineering from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. While attending university, Mr. Edwards performed acoustic and electrical research with the Department of Defense at the Construction Engineering Research Laboratory. After graduating from the University of Illinois, Mr. Edwards worked with Ford Motor Company as a Product Development Engineer. During his time with Ford, he developed data analysis software, interfaced with a multi-national product design team, and performed production vehicle systems verification.