Biography

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.

Education

  • 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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