Robert Wilcox

Schiff Hardin LLP

Robert B. Wilcox focuses on transactional and counseling matters relating to intellectual property and other intangible assets. In particular, he concentrates on issues that pertain to the securities industry and other market-related industries.


  • Licensing/Rights to Use and Redistribute: Drafting, reviewing and negotiating agreements for the licensing of intellectual property and the rights to use and/or redistribute intangible assets.  Counseling clients on software-related issues, including issues relating to the interpretation of the “scope of license” provisions of license agreements and the use of open source software.
  • Services Agreements: Drafting, reviewing and negotiating agreements relating to various types of services, including Software as a Service (SaaS) agreements, Application Service Provider (ASP) agreements, consulting agreements and other agreements for the implementation, integration, development, support and/or enhancement of software applications, and agreements for access to telecom services.
  • Business Arrangements: Drafting and counseling with respect to business arrangements involving IP and/or intangible assets; reviewing and counseling with respect to distribution arrangements; drafting, reviewing and counseling with respect to confidentiality and nondisclosure agreements; counseling with respect to the commercialization of intellectual property and other intangible assets; drafting, reviewing and counseling with respect to asset purchase agreements.
  • Data feeds and Databases: Drafting and reviewing agreements relating to distribution and redistribution of real-time data feeds and access to and use of databases.
  • Counseling with respect to Continuing Relationships: Counseling with respect to the rights and responsibilities of the parties in long-term license and services relationships.

Bob’s practice focuses in particular on intellectual property issues that are important to participants in the securities industry, including:

  • Working on contracts for the use of securities indexes and other benchmarks in various contexts, including as the underlying interests for exchange-traded and OTC derivative instruments.
  • Reviewing and writing contracts for the dissemination, use and redistribution of market data feeds and databases.
  • Advising with respect to developments in the law of the rights of index owners.


  • University of California – Berkeley – School of Law, J.D., 1984
  • University of California – Berkeley, M.B.A., 1984
  • Harvard University, B.A., Government, 1970


  • Illinois


Rate : $$$

What types of cases Attorney Robert Wilcox & Schiff Hardin LLP can handle?
Schiff Hardin LLP can handle cases related to laws concerning Financial Services, Corporate, Intellectual Property. We manually verify each attorney’s practice areas before approving their profiles and reviews on our website.
Where is Schiff Hardin LLP located?
Schiff Hardin LLP is located at 233 S Wacker Dr #7100, Chicago, IL 60606, USA. You can reach out to Schiff Hardin LLP using their phone line 312.258.5590. You can also check their website or email them at [email protected].
How much would it cost to hire Schiff Hardin LLP?
Robert Wilcox lawyer charges are specific to each case. However, they work with contingency fees and its ranges from $$ to $$$. They also provide free consultation [and no obligation quotes] if you are interested to hire.
Are Robert Wilcox reviews trust-able?
We have the ratings and reviews moderation team who checks and verifies every review submitted on our website manually. You can trust all the reviews you see on Robert Wilcox lawyer profile listing.

Rate and write a review

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Is this your profile?Claim it now.

Make sure your information is up to date.
Schiff Hardin LLP
233 S Wacker Dr #7100, Chicago, IL 60606, USA
Get directions

Tyler Nicoll

Crosspointe Drive 1019
Naples 34110 FL US

Rick Cofer

West Avenue 1002
Austin 78701 TX US

Brian Orlow

Main Street 71-18
11367 NY US

Lina Stillman

Broadway 42
New York 10006 NY US