Ann Speckman

Of Counsel

Ann has worked with clients as a partner in both small and large law firms during her over 30 year (and counting) professional career. Her practice focuses on patent and trademark portfolio development and evaluation, and on pre-litigation dispute management. She works with domestic and foreign clients, large and small, at various stages along the growth curve. Ann also works with clients on IP asset acquisitions and sales, as well as licensing matters.

Ann’s educational background is in the biological sciences and she worked as a lab technician doing cell isolation and tissue culture in medical research labs during and following college and before attending law school.


A.B., Biology, University of Chicago
J.D., DePaul University College of Law