Timothy Naill (’99) was elected a shareholder in the Rockford, IL office of Reinhart Boerner Van Deuren S.C.’s Intellectual Property Practice. He devotes his practice to assisting clients with the preparation and prosecution of patent applications, as well as handling their trademark matters. With more than 20 years of legal experience, Tim is an experienced attorney committed to the needs of his clients and handling their complex legal matters.
Tim served for 20 years as a U.S. Navy Surface Warfare Officer with deployments at sea as an Anti-Submarine Warfare Officer, Gas Turbine Main Propulsion Officer, and on the ground as an Operations Officer in Kabul, Afghanistan. In addition, Tim graduated from the Defense Language Institute followed by a two-year assignment with the Italian Navy that provided him with the opportunity to become fluent in Italian – adding to the list of unique experiences and background that give him a global perspective that few attorneys can match.