Ashleigh has over 10 years of professional experience supporting the operations of businesses and nonprofits. Most recently she served as an executive assistant for the operations and legal departments of a global nonprofit. In addition to her extensive experience, Ashleigh holds a Certificate in Paralegal Studies.

Ashleigh joined Neal & McDevitt in April 2017 as a Paralegal. She focuses on trademark clearance, prosecution, and maintenance of domestic and international trademark portfolios.


  • B.A., 2008, Moody Bible Institute
  • Certificate in Paralegal Studies, 2018, College of DuPage

Speaking Engagements:

  • 2018: College of DuPage Introduction to Paralegal Studies Class, Presenter, Illinois Paralegal Association and Intellectual Property Law
  • 2018: Roosevelt University – Intellectual Property Class, Presenter, Being an Intellectual Property Paralegal and How to do Preliminary Searches

Educational Engagements:

  • 2018, 2019: College of DuPage Paralegal Graduating Student Expo, Evaluator

Professional membership

  • International Trademark Association (INTA)
  • Intellectual Property Legal Association of Chicago (IPLAC)
  • Illinois Paralegal Association (IPA)
    • Co-Chair of Intellectual Property Division
  • National Federation of Paralegal Associations (NFPA)
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