Dan Liu

“Everything I do, I do for others. I never want to fail because I didn’t work hard enough. I believe goodness always prevails and I look forward to giving back and changing the world.”

Prior to joining Brinks, Dan worked as a businessperson in China in different industries, from business training to financial investment, dealing with a diverse client base across a wide variety of industries. As a result, Dan is able to understand the cultural and commercial needs of various companies rapidly.

  • J.D., Intellectual Property Law Certificate, cum laude,
    The John Marshall Law School, 2017
  • B.S., Industrial Engineering,
    Beijing Jiaotong University, 2010
Bar Admissions
  • Illinois
  • Mandarin (native)
Experience | Legal

Brinks Gilson & Lione, Chicago, IL
Associate, 2017 - Present

Brinks Gilson & Lione, Chicago, IL
Summer Associate, 2016

Experience | Non-Legal

Xinli Datong Finance Holding Group, Shanghai, China
Account Director, 2013

Shanghai Pivot Investment Management Co, Ltd, Shanghai, China
Senior Account Manager, 2012 - 2013

Huzhou Hot Spring Golf Club, Huzhou and Shanghai, China
Membership Consultant, 2011 - 2012

Five Management International Group, Shanghai, China
Consultant Lecturer, 2010

Experience | Clerkships & Internships

The John Marshall Law School, Patent Clinic & Advanced Patent Clinic, Chicago, IL
Clinical Intern, 2015-2016

Press Releases & Events
September 27, 2017

Brinks Gilson & Lione, one of the largest intellectual property law firms in the United States, announced its incoming class of recent law school graduates: Erik M. Bokar, Sarah M. Goodman, Judy K. He, Dan Liu, and Theresa L. Starck in Chicago; Li Gao, Ph.D., in Ann Arbor, Mich.; and Jieun Lee in Washington, D.C. The members of the class will become associate attorneys upon admission to the bar in their respective jurisdictions...

  • American Bar Association