Gregory E. Stanton

Partner Chicago
Phone: (312) 569-1471


Gregory E. Stanton represents clients in patent procurement, litigation, and licensing to effectively secure and protect clients’ intellectual property.

He focuses his practice on electronics and software innovations in industries such as telecommunications, networking, control systems, medical devices, and software. With more than a decade of experience prosecuting, analyzing, and litigating patents, Greg obtains strong patents and builds valuable patent portfolios on his clients’ behalf. Greg’s engineering work designing communication and video systems, and his graduate studies in communications and signal/video processing, allow him to rapidly understand his clients’ technologies and provide in-depth analyses of competitors’ technologies and patents.

Greg has worked extensively with technologies such as wired and wireless communications, signal and image processing, error correction encoding, data compression, control systems, analog and digital circuits, user interfaces, natural language processing, manufacturing systems, green technologies, as well as medical systems and devices.

Greg has developed and maintains large US and international patent portfolios for industry leaders.


Bar Admissions

  • California
  • Illinois
  • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office


  • Northwestern University School of Law, J.D., 1999
  • University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, M.S., Electrical Engineering, 1992
  • University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, B.S., 1990, with highest honors

Court Admissions

  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of California