John D. Franzini - Quarles & Brady LLP

John D. Franzini

Listed in Best Lawyers since 1995
Phone: 414-277-5747

Professional Experience

John Franzini practices intellectual property law with a focus on patent preparation and prosecution, litigation and contracts.  He has extensive experience in assisting companies in acquiring and protecting product designs, technology and business know-how.

His recent experience includes:  

  • Counseling clients about obtaining, enforcing and defending against patents. 
  • Obtaining U.S. and foreign patents. 
  • Enforcing patents on behalf of patent owners.
  • Defending against claims of patent infringement.
  • Negotiating and drafting technology licenses and joint product development contracts. 
  • Rendering opinions regarding patent infringement.
  • Performing due diligence reviews of intellectual property in acquisitions and mergers. 
  • Advising other lawyers on enforcing and defending against patents, including as an expert witness consultant.
Education and Honors
  • University of Wisconsin Law School (J.D., 1983)
    Order of the Coif. Phi Kappa Phi.
  • University of Wisconsin (B.S.M.E., 1979)

University of Wisconsin–MadisonJ.D. 1983University of Wisconsin–MadisonMech.E. 1979

Case History

Court Admissions
  • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, 1984 

Office Location

411 East Wisconsin Avenue, Suite 2400
Milwaukee, WI 53202-4426
United States

Practice Areas

Litigation - Intellectual Property
Litigation - Patent
Patent Law