Ice Miller Welcomes Eric McKeown
Ice Miller Expands its Litigation and Data Security and Privacy Practice in Indianapolis with the Addition of Eric McKeown
Ice Miller LLP welcomes Eric McKeown as Of Counsel in the Indianapolis office. Eric has joined the Litigation and Intellectual Property Groups and will concentrate his practice primarily in domestic and international data security and privacy, but will also practice intellectual property litigation and government investigations.
Prior to joining Ice Miller, Eric was an attorney with Arnold & Porter LLP for over six years, where he gained experience representing clients in complex civil and criminal litigation in federal and state courts, and in investigations and regulatory proceedings involving the U.S. Department of Justice, the Securities and Exchange Commission, the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board, and the Federal Communications Commission. Eric’s litigation experience includes a multitude of practice areas, including patent infringement disputes, antitrust litigation, and securities fraud.
Eric served as a judicial clerk for the Honorable John Daniel Tinder of the United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit.
Before starting his legal career, Eric worked for six years as a software developer, focusing on the design and implementation of Web-based applications integrated with relational databases. Eric’s experience included the development and maintenance of business-critical software for a large, multinational aerospace and defense company.
Eric is a graduate of the Indiana University Maurer School of Law (J.D., valedictorian, summa cum laude
, Order of the Coif, 2007) and Saint Joseph’s College (B.S. in Political Science and Economics, valedictorian, summa cum laude
Michael Wukmer, Chair of Ice Miller’s Litigation and Intellectual Property groups stated that “We are thrilled with the addition of Eric to our team. Eric has exceptional talents and will make an immediate positive impact in our growing data security and privacy practice. Eric also has strong credentials and experience in both intellectual property litigation and government investigations and will provide great bench strength in those areas as need requires and time allows.”
Outside of his professional life, Eric enjoys running, playing golf, and spending time with his wife, Michelle, and their two young children, Laurel and Luke. Originally from Paducah, Kentucky, Eric is an avid fan of college and professional basketball who appreciates the rich basketball tradition of the Hoosier state.
Eric can be reached at 317-236-2124 or Eric.McKeown@icemiller.com
About Ice Miller LLP
Founded in 1910, Ice Miller LLP is an Am Law 200 Firm with a nationally recognized reputation in many of its practice areas. Ice Miller offers a broad array of capabilities in virtually all areas of legal practice including: corporate, patents and trademarks, bankruptcy, lobbying, labor and employment, litigation, employee benefits, environment, tax, trusts and estates, real estate, municipal finance and government law. With offices in Chicago; Cleveland; Columbus; DuPage County, Ill.; Indianapolis; and Washington, D.C., the Firm has more than 300 lawyers and 40 paraprofessionals.
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