Counseling Business Clients on various aspects of Patents and other forms of Intellectual Property

(847) 809-4285    (847) 607-0580 fax

North Suburban Location/ Greater Metropolitan Chicago


Practice Areas

Phone (847) 809-4285
Fax (847) 607-0580

North Surburban location:

(Cook, Lake Cos., Illinois)

15 minutes from O'Hare International Airport


  Perry Hoffman concentrates his practice in business law and intellectual property protection, patent procurement, and technology clearance, including licensing in the fields of electronics, computers, communications, controls and software. He counsels clients on various aspects of patents and other forms of intellectual property including technology studies for licensing and technology transfer, along with a wide variety of strategic business counseling areas involving intellectual property litigation, patent portfolio management, acquisition and avoidance.

Professional Activities:
  • Member, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers
  • Member, Intellectual Property Law Association of Chicago
  • Member, American Bar Association
  • Member, Chicago Bar Association
  • Member, Illinois State Bar Association
  • Illinois, 1992
  • Wisconsin, 1992
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois, 1992
  • Western District of Wisconsin, 1992
  • Registered to practice before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, 1993
  • University of Wisconsin Law School (J.D., cum laude, 1992)
  • University of Wisconsin (BSECE 1985)

Prior to practicing law, Hoffman was a development engineer with Teradyne's Telecommunications Division. His technical experience includes computer hardware and software applications, digital signal processing, semiconductor process and fabrication technologies and circuit design, data communication and control systems. While at the University of Wisconsin in an Engineering development capacity, he assisted a Medical Physics research team with digital signal processing and particularly basic research on image enhancement techniques including Digital Subtraction Angiography, an important procedure for accessing cardiovascular health.


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