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Maja E. Sherman focuses her practice on intellectual property matters, including patent, trademark, and trade secret litigation as well as proceedings before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO). Maja has experience representing clients involved in a variety of technological fields including biotechnology, consumer products, medical devices, and pharmaceuticals. She handles matters through various stages of the litigation process including pre-suit investigation, claim construction, and fact and expert discovery.


  • Intellectual property litigation
  • Enforcement of intellectual property rights



  • Judicial Extern, Hon. Ivan L. R. Lemelle, U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana, 2015-2016

Recognition & Leadership

  • Member, American Bar Association, 2017-Present
  • Member, Chicago Bar Association, 2017-Present


  • J.D., Tulane University Law School, 2016
    • Managing Editor, Tulane University Law School Journal of Technology and Intellectual Property
  • M.A., Environmental Studies, Tel Aviv University, 2012
  • B.A., University of Michigan, 2010
  • Illinois
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois