Loyola University Chicago

School of Law

Part-time Faculty A-M

Robert Leighton

Title/s: Associate, Goldberg Kohn

Phone: 312.863.7194

E-mail: robert.leighton@goldbergkohn.com


About:  Robert Leighton is a member of Goldberg Kohn’s Intellectual Property Group.  Mr. Leighton’s practice includes a wide-range of intellectual property issues, with a focus on patent and trademark litigation.

Mr. Leighton has substantial experience in all phases of litigation and arbitration, including trial. He has handled cases involving wireless devices, telecommunications, encryption, fiber optics, medical devices, biotechnology, and nutritional technology. He also handles matters before the Patent Trial and Appeal Board and is registered to practice before the Patent Office.


B.S., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champlain, 2005
J.D. magna cum laude, Loyola Chicago, 2008

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