Alan Wernick
FSB FisherBroyles, LLP


Northbrook, IL 60062, United States
Areas of Practice
  • Intellectual Property
  • Privacy
  • Science, Computers, & Tech

Practice/Organization Description

ALAN S. WERNICK, is a partner in the Chicago office of FSB FisherBroyles, LLP – a law firm that started in 2001 and has over 54 attorneys. His practice since 1982 focuses on providing sensible and tactical legal advice to clients on significant information technology, electronic commerce, intellectual property, data privacy/security transactions, and dispute management. Mr. Wernick’s experience includes virtually every type of information technology contract and transaction. He serves as a counselor and advocate for his clients in the management and resolution of a wide range of legal disputes, including analysis of potential risks, dispute avoidance, negotiation of settlements, and guidance through litigation, appeals, and the arbitration/mediation processes.

Mr. Wernick, admitted in IL, NY, OH, and DC, has extensive contract negotiating and drafting experience, and has served as an arbitrator/mediator for more than 25 years. That experience, coupled with a background in computer programming, technology, and accounting, enables him to provide practical strategic advice and realistic risk assessments. A frequent lecturer and writer (whose publications include an "Info Tech Law" column for Chicago Lawyer magazine), he has been selected as a Leading Lawyer in Computer & Technology Law, and is a Martindale-Hubbell® AV rated attorney.

Mr. Wernick’s professional activities include serving on Advisory Boards for publications by BNA and Wolters Kluwer, and as a member of the Alumni Board for the Fisher College of Business at The Ohio State University. For details about his firm see WWW.FSBLEGAL.COM. Additional details concerning Mr. Wernick’s practice, his published writings and public lectures are available at WWW.WERNICK.COM.

Bar Admissions

IL, NY, OH, & DC

Professional Associations & Memberships



Honors and Awards

Martindale-Hubbell AV rated attorney; Leading Lawyer in Computer and Technology Law; International Who's Who of Internet & e-Commerce Lawyers.

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