Podcast Episode 53: Spencer Montei, Senior Counsel

06 July 2021 Foley Career Perspectives Blog
Author(s): R. Spencer Montei Alexis P. Robertson

This episode of The Path & The Practice features a conversation with R. Spencer Montei. Spencer is a senior counsel in Foley’s Chicago office with a practice focused on intellectual property. In this conversation, Spencer reflects on growing-up in Middleton, WI, and attending the University of Wisconsin for both college and law school. He also discusses working as a civil engineer, before attending law school, and outlines his wide-ranging intellectual property practice that includes both litigation and transactional matters. Additionally, as the chair of Foley’s Associates Committee, Spencer explains the role the committee has at the firm. Finally, Spencer provides wonderful advice on the importance of taking intellectually challenging classes in law school.  Listen to the full discussion below.   

Spencer's Profile: 

  • Title:  Senior Counsel
  • Practice Area:  Intellectual Property
  • Foley Office:  Chicago
  • Hometown: Middleton, WI
  • College: The University of Wisconsin - Madison
  • Law School:  The University of Wisconsin Law School     


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