Allan J. Sternstein - Lathrop & Gage LLP
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Allan J. Sternstein

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2012

Assistant Division Chair of the Intellectual Property Division at Lathrop & Gage, Mr. Sternstein has more than 30 years of experience in patent, trademark, copyright, and trade secrets litigation; counseling; and licensing. He has tried IP cases before the International Trade Commission and in federal courts across the country, including one case in which he presented before the jury and obtained a record-setting damages award of more than $100 million. He also has argued before state and federal courts of appeal, including the Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit.

University of Illinois at SpringfieldBS 1970University of MichiganMS 1972Loyola University ChicagoJ.D. 1977
American Intellectual Property Law AssociationIntellectual Property Law Association of ChicagoIntellectual Property Owners Association American Bar AssociationChicago Bar Association

Client Comments

"Our attorney has superior skills in providing results in court and outside. He is a trusted advisor who has helped to lay the foundations in protecting our patent portfolio."

-Marcos Caro
Vice President
LifeSync Corporation

"I have known Allan Sternstein personally and professionally for approximately three years now, and he has proven to have a good understanding of our company and the related industry. He organized a strong legal team in each of the lawsuits Dykema handled, knowing exactly how to allocate time and resources to the tasks involved with the case (depositions, pleadings, discovery, and trial work). He has also been instrumental in assisting us with acquisitions and joint developments."

-Austin Victor
Lead Intellectual Property Counsel
Knowles Electronics, LLC

"Our experience with Allan Sternstein has been exceptional client service. He has been our partner in litigation, licensing and patent portfolio rationalization. I have worked with many attorneys and Allan's ability to produce high quality, impactful, and brief documents has help our case move forward in our favor in all fronts cost effectively. I recommend Allan for anyone looking for a superior patent, licensing, and litigation attorney. He is part of our management team."

-Marcos Caro
Vice President
LifeSync Corporation

Office Location

155 North Wacker Drive, Suite 3000
Chicago, IL 60606-1787
United States


Practice Areas

Litigation - Intellectual Property
Litigation - Patent