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Andrew J. Nilles, American Lawyer. Bar: Wisconsin 1985, United States District Court (eastern and western districts) Wisconsin 1985, California.1988, United States District Court (central district) California 1988, United States Court Appeals (federal district) 1988; registered United States patent attorney.

Background

Nilles, Andrew J. was born on November 22, 1960 in Racine, Wisconsin, United States. Son of James E. and Ruth A. (Ross) Nilles.

Education

University of Wisconsin-Madison (Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering, 1982). Hamline University (Juris Doctor, Editor-in-Chief, Hamline Law Review, 1984-1985.

Career

Serco Services v. Kelly Company, 51 F.3d 1037 (Fed.Cir. 1995); Nordberg, Inc. v. Telsmith, Inc., 881 F. Supp. 1252 (E.D. Wis. 1995); Mendenhall and CMI Corporation v. Astec Industries and Barber-Greene, 31 US PQ 2d 1001 (Fed. Cir. 1994)Worked at Nilles & Nilles, S.C. (Milwaukee, Wisconsin) specializing in Civil Litigation. Admitted to the bar, 1985, Wisconsin and United States. District Court, Eastern and Western Districts of Wisconsin.

1988, California and United States. District Court, Central District of California. United States. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit.

United States. Supreme Court. Registered to practice before United States. Patent and Trademark Office.

Editor-in-Chief, Hamline Law Review, 1984-1985. Author: Comment, "Copyright Protection for Programs Stored in Computer Chips: Competing with IBM and Apple," 7 Hamline L. Rev. 103, 1984. Intern to the Honorary Miles W. Lord, Chief Judge, United States.

District Court, District of Minnesota, 1983-1984. Law Clerk to the Honorable Giles S. Rich, Circuit Judge, United States. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit, 1985-1987.

Member: State Bar of Wisconsin. State Bar of California. Federal Circuit Bar Association.

American Intellectual Property Law Association. Wisconsin Intellectual Property Law Association.

Achievements

  • Bar: Wisconsin 1985, United States District Court (eastern and western districts) Wisconsin 1985, California.1988, United States District Court (central district) California 1988, United States Court Appeals (federal district) 1988. Registered United States patent attorney.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Comment, "Copyright Protection for Programs Stored in Computer Chips: Competing with IBM and Apple," 7 Hamline L. Rev. 103, 1984. Law Clerk to the Honorable Giles S. Rich, Circuit Judge, United States. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit, 1985-1987.

Membership

Member American Bar Association, Wisconsin Bar Association, Federal Circuit Bar Association, American Intellectual Property Law Association, Wisconsin Intellectual Property Law Association, Racine County Bar Association.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: commercial pilot, flight instructor.

Connections

Married Carrie D. Nilles, April 11, 1987.

father:
James E. Nilles

mother:
Ruth A. (Ross) Nilles

spouse:
Carrie D. Nilles