Cory R. Edwards


Cory R. Edwards concentrates his practice on a wide range of intellectual property litigation matters. He has significant experience advising clients on litigation, patent prosecution, and commercial licensing strategies.

Cory has notable experience analyzing and revising major electronic corporations’ client agreements, drafting invalidity contentions, enforcing intellectual property rights, analyzing clients’ patent portfolios to identify opportunities for enforcement and further patent prosecution, conducting discovery, as well as drafting and filing written arguments in support of a client’s position in litigation.

Prior to working as an associate attorney, Cory served as product development engineer and a research assistant.

Outside the Firm

Cory enjoys attending theater performances, concerts, and festivals and playing guitar and drums.



  • Illinois
  • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office


  • University of Illinois, BS
  • University of Illinois College of Law, JD, cum laude