An emerging thought-leader on IP, media, and entertainment law, Pope handles complex litigation and transactional matters involving patents, trademarks, unfair competition, trade secrets, copyrights, licensing, data privacy, advertising, music, and sports. Pope, a recently elected partner, is a strong proponent of firm citizenship and diversity leadership. He currently serves as co-chair of Reed Smith’s Black/African-American Affinity Group, as well as a member of the Hiring Committee. He is also active in a number of philanthropic/civic activities, including serving as a member of the University of Illinois Law Alumni Board, and as a board member of the Shriver Center for Poverty Law, the Jazz Institute of Chicago, and Footsteps of My Father (a nonprofit devoted to helping young boys with absentee fathers).
Areas of Practice
Entertainment & Media
Intellectual Property Law
Co-Chair, African-American Affinity Group Member, Recruiting Committee
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