Justin B. Foster


Justin’s intellectual property practice focuses on all aspects of patent prosecution. He has a B.S. and M.S. in electrical engineering and specializes in technologies including software development, optics, systems integration, and signal processing.

Previously, he worked as general counsel to an engineering firm where he addressed numerous legal issues, including drafting patent applications and negotiating licenses and property agreements.


  • Northwestern University Pritzker School of Law  (J.D., 2007)
  • University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign  (M.S., 2002)
    • Electrical Engineering
  • University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign  (B.S., 2000)
    • Electrical Engineering

Bar Admissions

  • U.S. Patent & Trademark Office
  • Illinois
  • Oregon
  • Michigan