Editors

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Kenneth M. Albridge, III, Senior Counsel

Clients rely on Ken to help them resolve complex intellectual property and commercial disputes. Drawing on a strong technical background, particularly in the electrical, mechanical and electro-mechanical arts, Ken has successfully litigated patent infringement cases throughout the United States. He also has represented clients in connection with inter partes review proceedings before the Patent Trial and Appeal Board, and in litigation involving numerous types of other business disputes, including claims for breach of contract, trademark and trade dress infringement, and unfair competition.

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Rachel N. Bach, Senior Counsel

Rachel focuses on intellectual property litigation, primarily on complex patent cases as well as trademark litigation. With a strong technical background and a degree in mechanical engineering, she has participated in cases involving a wide variety of technologies, including flash-memory chips, medical devices, digital displays, LED lighting, protective cases, hospital beds, gantry cranes and industrial lifts, security devices, software, and business methods. Rachel has substantial experience in all phases of patent litigation, and in bringing and defending actions before the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board.

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Albert Bianchi, Jr., Senior Counsel

A.J. focuses his litigation practice on intellectual property and federal court matters, including disputes over evolving patent, trademark and copyright infringement, contract disputes, and class actions. He also litigates cases in Wisconsin, Illinois, and Minnesota state courts, with his past experience including jury trials in both Wisconsin and Minnesota.

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Melanie J. Reichenberger, Partner

Clients turn to Melanie to develop strategies for resolving intellectual property disputes both inside and outside of the courtroom. Whether patents, trademarks, trade dress, trade secrets, or unfair competition, Melanie helps clients enforce their intellectual property assets and defend against infringement allegations. Drawing on her engineering background, she also counsels clients on pre-litigation patent infringement and validity opinion matters.