James J. Lillie
James J. Lillie is admitted to practice law in New York, Washington D.C., various Federal Courts, and is registered to practice before the United States Patent and Trademark Office. He earned both his Bachelor of Science degree in Industrial Engineering and his Master of Business Administration in Finance from New York Institute of Technology in Old Westbury, NY. His Juris Doctor degree is from St. John’s University in Jamaica, NY, and James has been an Adjunct Professor at St. Joseph’s College for over a decade, lecturing in Business Law encompassing, among other areas, patents, trademarks, copyrights and corporate law, and lectures in Constitutional Law, the American Presidency, International Relations, Law, and Organizations, State & Local Government, and Political Science.
Mr. Lillie worked for many years as an Industrial Engineer in the manufacturing sector for Fortune 100 companies in New York, and Colorado, and has effectively utilized that experience to help streamline the processes involved with the procurement and protection of intellectual property at a cost effective price. While serving as a judicial intern to a senior judge in the US District Court and later working for various sized IP law firms in the tri-state area, he discovered the need for a client-centric intellectual property law firm, and had founded Lillie Law in 2002 in response thereto.
St. John's University School of Law, J.D. 1999
New York Institute of Technology, MBA, Finance 1997
New York Institute of Technology, Bachelor of Science, Industrial Engineering, 1990
New York State and District of Columbia
District Courts for the Eastern, Southern, Northern, and Western Districts of New York
The Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit
United States Patent and Trademark Office
New York State Bar Association
The District of Columbia Bar Association
International Trademark Association
St. Joseph's College, Adjunct Professor since 2004
The Boy Scouts of America