Timothy C Meece
Partner at Banner Witcoff
Timothy C Meece is a partner and principal shareholder in the Chicago office of Banner Witcoff and has more than 20 years of experience litigating and trying complex IP cases. His reputation as an effective and winning first-chair trial lawyer has been earned representing both Fortune 500 companies and small clients in IP infringement lawsuits in district courts throughout the country and in inter partes reviews in the PTAB in electrical, computer hardware/software, mechanical and chemical arts, Best Lawyers Award Badge and also for copyright infringement with respect to computer software. He also handles trademark proceedings before the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board. He has represented clients in numerous jurisdictions including California, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Kentucky, Massachusetts, Michigan, Mississippi, Nevada, New York, Ohio, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Puerto Rico, Texas, Virginia, Wisconsin, and the US International Trade Commission.
Mr Meece has been named in the 2019 edition of the Best Lawyers in America and featured in the National Law Journal’s “Intellectual Property Hot List” of the top 20 IP firms in the United States. He has also been featured as a “Legal Lion” for his successful representation of Lexmark International, Inc in Law360′s “Weekly Verdict: Legal Lions & Lambs.” In addition, he has been recognised repeatedly in IP law as well as in commercial litigation by Chambers, Managing Intellectual Property, IAM, Martindale-Hubbell™ (AV LexisNexis® Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Rating), where he has a 5.0 out of 5.0 rating for peer and client reviews, American Lawyer Media, Chicago Magazine, Illinois Super Lawyers, Illinois Leading Lawyer’s Leading Lawyers Network, Who’s Who Among Law Professionals and Who’s Who Among Executives and Professionals.