Placement Success

CIPLIT faculty and staff assist students with career development and potential placements in a variety of firms and organizations. These job opportunities provide students with valuable legal experience as a significant first step on their career paths.

Recent placements included:

  • Babbitt & Melton LLP
  • Barnes & Thornburg LLP
  • Brinks Hofer Gilson & Lione
  • Chicago History Museum
  • Cook Alex Ltd.
  • DePaul University
  • Illinois Tool Works
  • Fitch Even Tabin & Flannery
  • Foley & Lardner LLP
  • Goodwin Procter LLP
  • Greer Burns & Crain Ltd.
  • Hanley Flight & Zimmerman LLC
  • IpHorgan Ltd.
  • Kirkland & Ellis LLP
  • K&L Gates LLP
  • Ladas & Parry LLP
  • Lempia Braidwood LLC
  • Loeb & Loeb LLP
  • McAndrews Held & Malloy Ltd.
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • National Endowment for the Arts
  • Neal Gerber & Eisenberg LLP
  • Neal & McDevitt LLC
  • Niro Haller & Niro Ltd.
  • Oblon Spivak LLP
  • Patents + TMS PC
  • Perry Hoffman & Associates PC
  • Rakoczy Molino Mazzochi Siwik LLP
  • Scandaglia & Ryan
  • Sidley Austin LLP
  • Sneckenberg Thompson & Brody LLP
  • U.S. Patent & Trademark Office

To see some of our previous successes, please visit the previous placements page.



Professor Kwall's Articles on SSRN All-Time Top 10 List.

Professor Roberta Kwall’s articles "Inspiration and Innovation: The Intrinsic Dimension of the Artistic Soul" (Notre Dame Law Review) and "Author-Stories: Narrative's Implications for Moral Rights and Copyright's Joint Authorship Doctrine" (Southern California Law Review) are included in SSRN's all-time top 10 download list for Philosophy Research Network: Aesthetic Experience, Judgment, Value.

14th Annual IP Scholars Conference.

Professors Joshua Sarnoff and Stefania Fusco participated in the 14th Annual Intellectual Property Scholars Conference (IPSC) held at Berkeley Center for Law and Technology (BCLT) at the UC Berkeley School of Law on August 7 and 8, 2014. The IPSC brings together intellectual property scholars to present their works-in-progress and to listen and discuss others’ works. The conference is co-sponsored by the Berkeley Center for Law & Technology, UC Berkeley School of Law; the Intellectual Property and Information Law Program, Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law at Yeshiva University; the Center for Intellectual Property Law & Information Technology, DePaul University College of Law; and the Stanford Program in Law, Science & Technology, Stanford Law School.

CIPLIT Hosts Third International IP Scholars Roundtable and Hosier Scholar Lecture.

On May 1 and 2, 2014, 22 senior scholars from the United States and various other countries held a roundtable at DePaul on international intellectual property law issues.

Professor Sarnoff Named Edison Scholar.

Professor Joshua Sarnoff has been appointed a Thomas Alva Edison Visiting Scholar for the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO).

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