Samuel J. Ruggio


About Samuel J. Ruggio

Samuel Ruggio is a Chicago native and associate in the Litigation practice of Amin Talati Upadhye. His focus is on complex patent litigation primarily in the pharmaceutical, chemical, and biotechnology fields. He has worked on multiple Paragraph IV cases and helps generic pharmaceutical companies bring their products to market. He has experience in discovery and pre-trial practice.

When he was in law school, he was a Federal judicial intern for the Honorable Judge Thomas Durkin at the Northern District of Illinois. He also worked at the Patent Clinic where he helped small inventors protect their ideas.

He graduated with honors and received a JD Certificate in Intellectual Property with an emphasis on Patents. He received his law degree from the John Marshall Law School in Chicago, cum laude, where he served as a staff member of the John Marshall Review of Intellectual Property Law (RIPL). He earned a B.S. in Biology from Northern Illinois University.