Biography

John J. Lucas focuses his practice on litigation for clients in all areas of electrical & computer technologies.

Background and Credentials

Mr. Lucas litigates patent cases in district courts across the country. His technical training and professional writing experience makes him a powerful advocate, successfully representing clients in high-tech cases involving telecommunications, consumer products, automation, computer networking, and web design. In addition to his accounting and information systems background, Mr. Lucas is experienced in a variety of programming languages, including Java, JavaScript, CSS, HTML5, SQL, VBA, and AppleScript.

Mr. Lucas earned his J.D. from DePaul University College of Law where he was on the Dean’s List, a legal writing teaching assistant, and the recipient of the CALI Award for intellectual property writing. Mr. Lucas received his B.A. in management information systems and his B.S. in accounting from Villanova University.

Education

  • DePaul University (J.D.)
    • Certificate in Patent Law
  • Villanova University (B.A.)
    • Management Information Systems
  • Villanova University (B.S.)
    • Accounting

Bar Admissions

  • Illinois
  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Wisconsin

Community and Professional Involvement

  • Intellectual Property Law Association of Chicago (IPLAC)
  • American Bar Association (ABA)
  • Chicago Bar Association (CBA)
  • Center for Intellectual Property Law and Information Technology (CIPLIT)