Alan S. Wernick Bio
Alan S. Wernick is an attorney at Aronberg Goldgehn (Chicago) and admitted to practice in Illinois, New York, Ohio, and the District of Columbia. He is an experienced business transactions attorney, advocate, and arbitrator/mediator handling legal matters for businesses in the areas of information technology, privacy/cybersecurity, and intellectual property (copyright, trademark, trade secrets, licensing).
Alan is a trusted leader and advisor, having worked in large law firms, as in-house counsel and as counsel to and advocate for the middle market, Fortune 500, Fortune 100, startup clients, research organizations, public libraries, SDOs, and government entities. He is recognized by peers and clients for his extensive track record advising organizations acquiring, using and selling/licensing technologies and related services, including the drafting and negotiation of a variety of technology and commercial agreements; data privacy/cybersecurity compliance and remediation, including responding to data breaches; IP protection; mergers and acquisitions due diligence; compliance processes, procedures and policies; and dispute resolution, including breach of contract claims and IP infringement claims. He also has a background and experience in technology (computer programmer and systems analyst) and accounting/auditing, and is a prolific author and lecturer.
Alan also handles litigation matters and represents businesses that have suffered a data breach. He is an advocate in the federal, state and appellate courts for client disputes concerning information technology and intellectual property, and also an advocate in dispute resolution through arbitration and mediation.
For additional information, see his bio at WWW.AGDGLAW.COM or his LinkedIn profile at https://www.linkedin.com/in/alanwernick/.