Robert Schneider is an experienced patent trial lawyer with Greer Burns & Crain with significant experience in IP prosecution, litigation, and client counseling.He concentrates in the intellectual property area focusing his almost 35 years of experience on intellectual property litigation and patent procurement.
Specialties: Intellectual Property including patent and trademark procurement, information technology, internet law and “bet the company” litigation.
Mr. Schneider has been widely recognized by the legal and business communities for his experience and achievements. Mr. Schneider is registered to practice before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office and has extensive patent prosecution experience in electrical, mechanical, electro-mechanical, business method, communication and internet related technologies across a variety industries.
Prior to joining Greer Burns & Crain.Mr. Schneider was the Chairman of the Intellectual Property Departments at several prominent Chicago law firms. While in law school, he was an Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering at the University of Cincinnati.