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Veronica L. Canton

Associate

Overview

Veronica represents clients in a wide variety of litigation matters in state and federal court. Veronica is an active member of the firm’s Blockchain, Digital Currencies & Smart Contracts industry team. 

She counsels clients on blockchain technology, its uses and where disputes and litigation issues may arise. Before joining the firm, Veronica most recently worked as an Extern for the ACLU and a Judicial Extern for both the Illinois Appellate Court and Northern District of Illinois. She was also a Student Editor for Landslide® Magazine, a publication of the ABA Section of Intellectual Property Law.  Veronica was a summer associate at Michael Best in 2017.

Honors & Recognitions

  • ABA Section of Intellectual Property Law, Recognition of Outstanding Leadership Contribution, 2018
  • Fellow, American Association of University Women, 2017-2018
  • Fastcase 50 Honoree, recognition as one of 50 legal innovators, techies, visionaries and leaders of 2018
  • Intellectual Property Certificate, HNBA/Microsoft Intellectual Property Law Institute, 2016
  • Jefferson Awards Foundation, Public Service Award, 2011
  • National Security Analysis and Intelligence Certificate, Office of the Director of National Intelligence, 2010

Professional Activities

  • Member, American Bar Association
  • Member, Hispanic National Bar Association
  • Member, Wisconsin Bar Association
  • Member, International Association of Privacy Professionals
  • Co-Chair, Content Committee, Women in IP, American Bar Association
  • Deputy General Counsel, Hispanic National Bar Association, 2018-2019
  • Assistant Issue Editor, Landslide® Magazine, a publication of the ABA Section of Intellectual Property Law
  • Litigation and Dispute Resolution Section Chair, Hispanic National Bar Association, 2018-2019

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