Dunlap Bennett & Ludwig: Chicago, IL

The Chicago office of Dunlap Bennett & Ludwig PLLC is located in the heart of the “Loop” and only blocks from the Magnificent Mile, Millennium Park, and Lake Michigan. The office was established in 2018 by partner Nicholas Kurtz with a core objective of becoming a valuable resource for DBL and its clients in the largest city in the Midwest. The Chicago team has extensive experience in intellectual property, brand and reputation protection, entertainment, and complex business litigation matters. The office offers the same high-quality counsel and assistance to the Chicago area that our practice offers worldwide. Our clients stay with us long-term because they trust us to provide them with first-rate advice and services at affordable rates.

What makes DBL unique is that all of our attorneys (numbering nearly 70) are fully committed to being vigorous advocates for the clients they represent, and each has specialized information. We pride ourselves on our diverse backgrounds, believing that our varied experience makes us stronger and more adept at coming up with innovative solutions. We are a veteran-owned law firm with practitioners who are, in addition to being lawyers, also business owners, MBAs, patent holders, and aerospace engineers. Each brings knowledge of other fields, along with in-depth legal understanding, to negotiations or courtroom litigation. Because we have such a large network of offices, we always have the option of conferring with our colleagues throughout the country and overseas to draw upon their particular areas of proficiency.

Services Available at Our Chicago Office

Our Chicago attorneys, who have 30 years of combined legal experience, provide a variety of legal services for the community, including the following:

The Chicago team has extensive experience in intellectual property, brand and reputation protection, entertainment, and complex business litigation matters and our attorneys (numbering nearly 70) are fully committed to being vigorous advocates for the clients they represent, and each has specialized information.

We pride ourselves on our diverse backgrounds, believing that our varied experience makes us stronger and more adept at coming up with innovative solutions. A veteran-owned law firm, we are practitioners who, in addition to being lawyers, also business owners, MBAs, patent holders, and aerospace engineers. Each brings knowledge of other fields, along with in-depth legal understanding, to negotiations or courtroom litigation.

Contact Us Today

Chicago is the place to get things done from both a legal and business perspective. Several national and international corporations call the city home, such as Walgreens, Boeing, State Farm, Sears and Archer Daniels Midland. For all these reasons and more, Dunlap Bennett & Ludwig is excited to call Chicago, Illinois one of its home.

Latest News

Whistleblower Immunity and the Defend Trade Secrets Act

By Tom Dunlap & Lee Sutherland Dunlap is a partner at Dunlap, Bennett & Ludwig. Sutherland is a law student at The George Washington University...

11 Jul, 2019

Cardi B’s Trademark Applications are Not “Okurrr”

By MacKenzie Millam Law student at West Virginia University College of Law, Millam is part of Dunlap, Bennett & Ludwig Summer Internship Program and holds...

3 Jul, 2019

Brunetti Wins as Supreme Courts “FUCTs” USPTO

By Ashley Barendse Associate Attorney with Dunlap, Bennett & Ludwig that primarily provides client counseling on trademark registration issues. [06.26.19  Leesburg]  In a much-expected decision,...

26 Jun, 2019