Tim Peterson

Timothy F. Peterson




Tim Peterson concentrates his practice in pharmaceutical litigation, particularly complex ANDA matters. Tim's experience includes a number of highly technical and scientific issues, such as compound, polymorphic, pharmacokinetic, formulation, therapeutic, and economic aspects of notice letters, contentions, expert reports, expert depositions and trial testimony. Tim is well versed with litigation from fact discovery through post-trial and appellate briefing, with cases representing sole defendants and as a collaborative member of large joint defense groups.

Professional History

  • Patent Attorney, Rakoczy Molino Mazzochi Siwik, Chicago (2011-2013)
  • Law Clerk, Greer, Burns & Crain, Chicago (2010-2011)
  • Staff Biologist, Immunology Department, Merck & Co., Rahway, N.J. (2004-2008)

Professional Affiliations and Recognitions

  • Named, Super Lawyers® Illinois Rising Star, Intellectual Property Litigation (2019-2021)
  • Recognized, Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch, Intellectual Property Law (2021)

Community Leadership

  • President, North Shore Youth Sailing Coalition
  • Member and Youth Sailing Committee, North Shore Yacht Club
  • Scorekeeper, FIRST Tech Challenge (Robotics) (2017-2020)
  • Coach, American Youth Soccer Organization (AYSO) (2010-2015)
  • Den Leader, Cub Scouts (2010-2014)