Erick Palmer is a partner in Mayer Brown's Chicago office, where his practice focuses on complex patent litigation and post-grant proceedings before the Patent Trial and Appeal Board. Erick has provided litigation representation for industry-leading clients in various fields, including chemicals, pharmaceuticals, medical devices, medical diagnostics, nutraceuticals, and food science. Erick has substantial experience in all aspects of patent cases, from fact discovery, motion practice, and claim construction to expert discovery, dispositive motions, trial, and appeal.
Prior to joining Mayer Brown in 2008, Erick received a Ph.D. in Chemistry from The Ohio State University. He was also a judicial extern for the Honorable Jeffrey S. Sutton of the United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit.