Overview Events Intelligence Chase J. Brill Senior Counsel cbrill foley.com Download vCard Chase Brill is a senior counsel and intellectual property lawyer with Foley & Lardner LLP. Mr. Brill counsels clients on intellectual property matters, including patent prosecution, patent enforcement and licensing, defense of infringement allegations, due diligence investigations, product clearance, and litigation. He has significant experience with complex U.S. Patent Office procedures, including ex parte and inter partes reexamination, and inter partes review. He is a member of the firm’s Mechanical & Electromechanical Technologies Practice and Patent Office Trials Group. He is also a member of the firm’s Automotive and Life Sciences Industry Teams. Mr. Brill has substantial technical experience in the automotive field, having successfully obtained patent protection for inventions relating to fuel cells, engine components, vehicle control systems, automotive heating and air conditioning systems, and automotive lubricants and low-friction assemblies. Before attending law school, he worked as an applications and development engineer for an automotive supplier, where he designed and tested precision automotive components, and was a member of a USCAR team designing state-of-the-art lightweight engines. In addition, Mr. Brill has considerable technical experience in the fields of semiconductor devices (including organic and inorganic light emitting diode devices), nanotechnology (including nanolithography and nanoelectromechanical systems), medical devices, integrated circuit test handlers, and food and drink manufacturing. Education Mr. Brill earned his law degree from Georgetown University Law Center (J.D., 2009), where he was a staff editor for the Georgetown Law Journal and a primary editor for the Annual Review of Criminal Procedure. He was also the president of the Georgetown chapter of the Student Intellectual Property Law Association and the recipient of the CALI Award for Excellence in Contracts for his graduating class. Mr. Brill received his bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering from Northwestern University (B.S., 2006), where he specialized in mechanical design and manufacturing. Admissions and Professional Memberships Mr. Brill is admitted to practice in the District of Columbia and Illinois as well as before the United States Patent and Trademark Office. He is a member of the ABA Section of Intellectual Property Law and Section of Science and Technology Law, and a member of the American Intellectual Property Law Association.