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Anthony G. Volini

  • Senior Professional Lecturer; Associate Director, Legal Analysis, Research & Communication
  • Legal Writing
  • (312) 362-7306
  • 1169 O'Malley Place

Prior to joining DePaul, Anthony G. Volini was an associate at a Chicago intellectual property firm, where he primarily handled patent prosecution and infringement analyses in a variety of technology areas, including extrusion and other mechanical devices, plastics, household products, surgical navigation equipment and insecticides.

Volini is a member of DePaul’s Center for Intellectual Property Law & Information Technology (CIPLIT®) and routinely advises students on interviewing, networking and resume writing. He also assists with coordinating CIPLIT® job placements. He is an inventor on U.S. Patent 7,308,992, assigned to S.C. Johnson & Son, Inc., concerning aerosol actuating technology.


BS, Benedictine University; JD, Loyola University Chicago, MS, Cybersecurity, DePaul University (Expected 2018)


  • U.S. Reg. Patent Attorney
  • CSX Cybersecurity Fundamentals Certificate (ISACA)
  • CIPP/US (Certified Information Privacy Professional (IAPP))

Areas of Expertise

Legal Writing, Patent Drafting, IP Licensing, Cybersecurity & Privacy

Courses Taught

  • LARC 1
  • LARC 2
  • LARC 4: Patent Drafting
  • LARC 4: IP Licensing & Negotiaton
  • LAW 301: Entrepreneurship, Innovation & the Law (taught at 1871)