Monica M. Gutierrez


333 South Wabash
Suite 2700
Chicago, IL 60604
Direct   773-796-5257
Fax       312-268-5063


J.D., Chicago-Kent College of Law, Certificate in Intellectual Property Law

B.S., DePaul University


Illinois Supreme Court

U.S. District Court, N.D. Illinois  


Practice Summary

Monica Gutierrez is an Associate at Norvell IP. Monica advises clients on all aspects of intellectual property law, including trademark and copyright prosecution, enforcement, and portfolio management.  Monica also advises clients on technology and  IP licensing agreements, and has litigation experience through her work on federal district court cases and trademark disputes. 

Prior to joining the firm, Monica was an Intellectual Property Extern for Seyfarth Shaw and interned for the Saper Law Office, specializing in intellectual property, and the Intellectual Property Law Clinic at K&L Gates. During law school, Monica served as both an Executive Articles Editor of the Journal of Intellectual Property and as Treasurer of the Intellectual Property Law Society. Monica also graduated with a certificate in Intellectual Property Law and received a BAUM Fellow Award for her work in public interest law throughout law school.

Areas of Emphasis and Experience

  • Trademark and copyright prosecution, enforcement, and portfolio management
  • Worldwide trademark clearance and risk assessment
  • Transactional licensing and acquisition agreements
  • Intellectual property ligation, including inter partes proceedings before the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board (TTAB)
  • Domain name acquisition and ICANN disputes

 Memberships & Affiliations

Intellectual Property Law Society
International Trademark Association