President and Shareholder
McAndrews, Held & Malloy, Ltd.
Robert Surrette is a Shareholder and President of McAndrews, Held & Malloy. He focuses his practice on the resolution of intellectual property and technology-related disputes with an emphasis on patent, trademark, trade secret, and trade dress litigation. For the last 20 years, Bob has counseled a leading global medical device manufacturer on numerous litigation and transactional matters.
Bob has extensive experience in preparing and bringing to trial complex intellectual property cases. Bob also maintains an active transactional practice through which he advises clients on transactions involving the transfer of intellectual property, including mergers, asset deals, and licensing deals.
He has worked in a number of diverse technology areas, such as surgical control systems, wrist implants, insufflators, hospital beds, surgical cutting tools, medical image capture systems, balloon angioplasty catheters, and implantable cardiac pacemakers and defibrillators.
Bob has served as President of the Chicago-Kent Alumni Board of Directors, President of the Richard Linn American Inn of Court, and Regional Commissioner of American Youth Soccer Organization Region 210. He is the current President of the DuPage Stars Hockey Club.
Tuesday, September 28, 2021
2:20 PM – 3:20 PM ET