Joshua S. M. Richards

Joshua S. M. Richards

Associate
Location:
Chicago, Illinois
Phone:
773-817-7014
Fax:
773-634-8107
Email:

Bar Admissions

  • Illinois, 2013
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Illinois, 2013
  • U.S. District Court Central District of Illinois
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Indiana, 2014

Education

  • John Marshall Law School, Chicago, Illinois
    • Juris Doctor - 2013
    • Honors: Dean’s List, Fall 2012 Semester and Spring 2013 Semester
    • Honors: Certificate in Intellectual Property Law
    • Honors: Certificate in Alternative Dispute Resolution
    • Honors: Certificate in Trial Advocacy
    • Honors: CALI Award for International Business Transactions, Spring 2013
    • Honors: GPA: 3.287
  • Case Western Reserve University , Cleveland, Ohio
    • B.A. - 2013
    • Honors: Mechanical Engineering
    • Honors: GPA: 3.025
    • Honors: Senior Project: Prediction Modeling and Testing of Poly(propylene fumarate) Scaffolds for Bone Replacement of the Human Skull
    • Honors: International Fraternity of Phi Gamma Delta: Member and Chapter Historian
    • Honors: National Outdoor Leadership School: Student, Broome, Western Australia, June 2007 to Au-gust 2007 - Backpacked in Australian Outback and sea-kayaked in the Indian Ocean
    • Major: Engineering, Mechanical Engineering
  • Completed Coursework: Patent and Trade Secret Law, Evidence, Civil Procedure I & II, Lawyering Skills for IP I & II, IP Litigation, Patent Office Practice, Patent Planning and

References

  • Karen Halverson Cross, Professor, The John Marshall Law School
  • Professor Samuel R. Olken, Professor, The John Marshall Law School
  • Arthur Yuan, Director of Chinese IP Resource Center and Patent Clinic, The John Marshall Law School

Past Employment Positions

  • Office of the Cook County Public Defender, Chicago, IL. January 2013 to April 2013 , Senior Law Student under Illinois Supreme Court Rule 711
  • United States Patent and Trademark Office, Alexandria, VA. June 2012 to July 2012 , Patent Experience Externship Program
  • United States Patent and Trademark Office, Alexandria, VA. June 2011 to August 2011 , Patent Experience Externship Program
  • Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH. September 2007 to May 2010 , Teaching Assistant for Student Machine Shop and Lab