Julia Lissner

Akerman LLP

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South Wacker Drive 71
Chicago 60606 IL US

Julia R. Lissner represents public and private companies and individuals in a wide range of business disputes in state and federal courts nationwide. She has extensive experience in preparing cases for bench trials, jury trials, arbitrations, and mediations; handling appeals; and conducting internal investigations.

Julia’s complex commercial litigation practice spans a variety of substantive areas, including intellectual property, unfair competition, deceptive trade practices, breach of contract, breach of fiduciary duty, professional liability, fraud, restrictive covenants, and class action defense.

Julia’s broad client base includes major financial institutions, automotive and tire companies, retail chains, software companies, and real estate investors.

Education :

  • J.D., Chicago-Kent College of Law, 2007, with honors, Chicago-Kent Law Review, Seventh Circuit Review, Executive Editor; Journal of Intellectual Property, Executive Articles Editor; Moot Court Honor Society, Vice President
  • B.S., Northwestern University, 2004, cum laude

Bar Admissions : Illinois

Court Admissions :

  • U.S. Supreme Court
  • U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Central District of Illinois
  • U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Northern District of Illinois
  • U.S. District Court, Central District of Illinois
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Seventh Circuit
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of Illinois
  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois – Trial Bar
  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of Ohio

Professional Experience :

  • Judicial Extern to Magistrate Judge Arlander Keys, U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois, 2007
  • Judicial Extern to Senior Judge James T. Moody, U.S. District Court, Northern District of Indiana, 2006
  • Legal Extern at the Commodity Futures Trading Commission, Division of Enforcement, 2006

Affiliations :

  • Chicago Bar Association, Judicial Evaluation Committee; Intellectual Property Law Committee, Chair and Vice Chair, 2015-2017
  • Appellate Lawyers Association, Member
  • The William J. Hibbler Memorial Pro Se Assistance Program
  • Lex Mundi Institute, Cross-Border Dispute Resolution Program, 2016
  • National Institute for Trial Advocacy (NITA), Trial Skills Program, 2014

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