Before joining Partridge Partners, Charlie served first as a judicial extern and then as a law clerk for the Honorable William J. Bauer of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit. He now focuses his practice on all aspects related to IP.
Charlie earned his law degree with a Certificate in Information Technology Law from DePaul University College of Law in 2016. During law school, he had a wide variety of experiences. He served as a teaching assistant for the first-year students’ legal writing courses. He had an externship with our firm in 2015, in which he developed his interest in trademark law. He also participated in DePaul’s Technology Intellectual Property Clinic. On winter breaks, he went on DePaul’s Service Immersion Trips, volunteering in New Orleans and D.C.
Awards & Recognition
- CALI Excellence for the Future Awards in Legal Drafting and E-Discovery
- Benjamin Hooks Distinguished Public Service Award
Outside of work Charlie enjoys exploring new Chicago restaurants, listening to music, and spending time with his friends and family.