Direct: 312.987.2911

Chicago Office

Practice Areas:
Patents Trademarks International IP


B.S., Industrial Engineering, West Virginia University, 1993


J.D., West Virginia University, 1996


LL.M. in Intellectual Property, with honors, The John Marshall Law School, 1999

Arik B. Ranson



  • U.S. and Foreign Patent Prosecution
  • Opinions on Patent Infringement, Validity, and Enforceability
  • U.S. Trademark Prosecution


Bar Memberships

  • Supreme Court of the State of Illinois
  • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office
  • United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of West Virginia


Professional Affiliations

  • Intellectual Property Law Association of Chicago (IPLAC)


Example Technical Fields

  • Agricultural equipment
  • Agricultural Processes
  • Biological Detectors
  • Computer Software
  • Computer Hardware
  • Disk Drives
  • Internet
  • LCD Displays
  • Machine Learning
  • Medical Imaging
  • Medical Software
  • Microfluidic Devices and Systems
  • Nanotechnology
  • Plasma Displays
  • Power Tools
  • Semiconductor Fabrication
  • Social Media
  • Telecommunications