Chad J. Doellinger

Chad J. Doellinger

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Chad J. Doellinger is an experienced litigator who focuses his practice on complex engagements. Chad represents clients in all types of commercial litigation, including class action defense, employment, intellectual property, antitrust, and securities. He has wide-ranging experience working with clients to address problems, develop best practices, and mitigate risk. Chad also has deep experience with accruals, reserves, disclosures, and public relations issues.

Prior to returning to private practice, Chad served as the head of Walmart’s Commercial & Class Action Litigation Team, where he routinely counseled and advised senior executives and managed the company’s most significant litigation. He is also a Lecturer in Law at The University of Chicago Law School, where he has taught since 2003.

Concentrations

  • Class action and multidistrict litigation
  • Breach of contract claims
  • Antitrust and competition
  • Intellectual property litigation
  • Product and tort liability litigation
  • Appellate and supreme court litigation
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主要执业方向

主要执业经验

  • Lead and coordinating counsel for Fortune 50 company in numerous wage and hour and consumer class actions in state and federal court across the country.
  • Lead counsel for Fortune 50 company in class action and PAGA lawsuits in California by employees claiming they are entitled to seats while performing their jobs.
  • Lead counsel for Fortune 50 company is class action alleging pregnancy discrimination.
  • Lead counsel for Fortune 150 company in nationwide class action relating to various contract and real estate disputes.°
  • Member of trial team representing Fortune 150 company in product liability suit relating to severe burn injuries; Defense verdict.°
  • Lead counsel for Fortune 150 company in class action alleging unfair business scheme; dismissed with prejudice following oral argument.°
  • Lead counsel during Department of Justice investigation of client regarding potential bid-rigging; client avoided indictment.°
  • Lead counsel for Fortune 150 manufacturing company in copyright infringement action; obtained dismissal with prejudice and award of attorneys’ fees.°
  • Lead counsel for Fortune 150 manufacturing company in trademark infringement suit related to trade dress on absorbent products; obtained summary judgment following oral argument.°
  • Conducted an intellectual property audit and recommended, implemented, and managed global enforcement strategy.°
  • Lead counsel for individual defendant in complex dispute arising out of the events that transpired during the Nazi occupation of Austria and subsequent reparatory payments made to Nazi victims; obtained dismissal of all claims and entry of sanctions against Plaintiff.°

°The above representations were handled by Mr. Doellinger prior to his joining Greenberg Traurig, LLP.

荣誉和领导力

  • Listed, Super Lawyers magazine, Illinois Super Lawyers, “Rising Star,” 2010-2014
  • Listed, The Chicago Daily Law Bulletin and The Chicago Lawyer, “40 Under 40,” 2013
  • Lecturer in Law, The University of Chicago Law School, 2003-Present
  • Member, Yale Law School Association Executive Committee, 2016

资历

教育
  • J.D., Yale Law School, 2001
  • B.S., University of Iowa, 1998
  • B.A., University of Iowa, 1998
获准执业地区
  • Illinois
  • Texas
  • Supreme Court of the United States
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois, including Trial Bar
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Wisconsin
  • U.S. District Court for the Western District of Wisconsin
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan