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MICHAEL MCGOVERN, American Lawyer, Partner of REVISERS OF THE WISCONSIN LAW DIGEST FOR THIS DIRECTORY, specializing in the field of 1985 and Secretary/Treasurer, 1986-1988); Milwaukee Young Lawyers Association; American Intellectual Property Law Association. Patent, Trademark and Copyright and Litigation.

Background

McGovern, Michael J. was born on January 16, 1948 in Pekin, Illinois, United States.

Education

Michigan Technological University (Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering, 1970). University of Wisconsin (Juris Doctor, 1973).

Career

Worked at Quarles & Brady (Milwaukee, Wisconsin) specializing in General Corporate Practice. Administrative. Antitrust and Trade Regulation. Bankruptcy and Creditors' Rights, Business Planning.

Commercial. Corporate Finance. Employee Benefits. Environmental. Exempt Organization. Family.

Financial Institutions. Government Relations. Hospital and Health. Immigration.

Intellectual Property. Insurance. International. Labor and Employment (Management).

Litigation (Civil; Products Liability, Toxic Tort and Environmental Defense. Criminal White Collar). Mergers and Acquisitions.

Municipal. Public Finance. Real Estate/Land Use. School. Securities. Taxation.

Trusts and Wills, Utility Law. Admitted to the bar, 1973, Wisconsin. 1979, United States. District Court, Eastern District of Wisconsin.

1980, United States. Court of Appeals, Seventh Circuit. 1980, United States. Supreme Court. 1982, United States. Court of Appeals, Federal Circuit.

Registered to practice before United States. Patent and Trademark Office. Member: State Bar of Wisconsin (Member, Board of Directors, Patent, Trademark, Copyright Section, 1981-1984).

Wisconsin Intellectual Property Law Association (Secretary-Treasurer, 1984-1985). American Intellectual Property Law Association (Member: Copyright Law Committee. ADR Committee); Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers.

Licensing Executives Society. Military: Captain, USAF, Judge Advocate General's Corps, 1973-1977. Providing the highest quality legal services since 1892, the Firm is a legal adviser to business, governmental and individual clients.

With some 280 lawyers in all areas of practice, the Firm has offices in Milwaukee and Madison, Wisconsin. Naples and West Palm Beach, Florida. And Phoenix, Arizona.

The firm's responsible partner system is designed to provide the most efficient and timely service to clients.

Membership

Member: State Bar of Wisconsin (Member, Board of Directors, Patent, Trademark, Copyright Section, 1981-1984). Wisconsin Intellectual Property Law Association (Secretary-Treasurer, 1984-1985). American Intellectual Property Law Association (Member: Copyright Law Committee.

ADR Committee); Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers. Licensing Executives Society. Military: Captain, USAF, Judge Advocate General's Corps, 1973-1977.