Ropes' Chicago Office Brings In First IP Lawyer

Law360, New York (July 21, 2009, 4:17 PM EDT) -- Ropes & Gray LLP's newly formed Chicago office has hired its first intellectual property lawyer, a partner from Sidley Austin LLP who will mainly focus on patent litigation and on expanding the firm's presence in the Midwest.

Rick McCaulley started working for Ropes & Gray on Monday, becoming the 16th attorney in the Chicago office.

“We're very pleased to welcome Rick to our growing group,” said Bill McCabe, who heads Ropes & Gray's IP litigation practice group. “The Midwest is an emerging hot spot for patent...
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