CHICAGO, IL—Dykema today announced the addition of Michael Word as a Member of its Intellectual Property Department resident in the firm’s Chicago office. Word joins Dykema after practicing at Mayer Brown LLP in Chicago and New York for 15 years. The addition of Word helps to expand Dykema’s acclaimed IP practice.
In his practice, Word represents some of the world’s leading technology companies as both plaintiffs and defendants. He has handled more than 40 federal district court patent litigation matters and International Trade Commission (ITC) investigations and more than 20 proceedings at the Patent Trials and Appeals Board (PTAB).