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Amy Cohen Heller

Amy Cohen Heller
Of Counsel

Amy Cohen Heller became Of Counsel to the firm in 2016. Amy is a business-focused Intellectual Property Attorney with significant expertise in all aspects of trademark law, including trademark clearance, prosecution, counseling, enforcement and trademark portfolio management of domestic and international portfolios as well as copyright and licensing issues. Amy helps business owners, companies and legal counsel address legal issues related to the protection of company names and brands.. Through her professional experience as in-house Trademark Counsel for Fortune 500 corporations including Hartmarx Corporation, Sears, Roebuck & Co. and JohnsonDiversey Inc. and with national law firms including Leydig Voit & Mayer and, most recently, Schiff Hardin, Amy understands the roles of both in‐house counsel and outside counsel. She brings that unique perspective to successfully resolve these types of issues for her clients.

Primary Areas of Practice:
Intellectual Property



J.D. with Distinction, The John Marshall Law School, 1983
B.A. with Honors, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, 1974

Bar Admissions

llinois Supreme Court, 1983

Professional Affiliations

Chicago Bar Association
International Trademark Association
Intellectual Property Law Association of Chicago
Chicago Women in IP
Exclusive Women’s Professional Networking Group
Professional Women’s Club of Chicago
Small Business Advocacy Council