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Southern Illinois University School of Law, Carbondale, Illinois, J.D. (summa cum laude), 2002

Lead Articles Editor, Southern Illinois University Law Journal, 2002

Rockford University, Rockford, Illinois, B.S., 1998

Bar Admissions

Missouri, 2002

Illinois, 2003

Professional Associations and Memberships

Missouri Bar

Illinois State Bar Association

International Trademark Association

Missouri Real Estate Broker

Madison County Bar Association

Board of Directors, Secretary & Treasurer, Miners Charities

Board of Trustees & Treasurer, Winchester Place Homeowners Association

Paralegal Advisory Board, Lewis & Clark Community College

Past Board of Directors & Vice President, Abiding Savior Lutheran Church

Past School Board President, Abiding Savior Lutheran School

Past Board Member, Frontier Professional Baseball, Inc.

Volunteer Attorney, St. Louis Volunteer Lawyers and Accountants for the Arts

Past Volunteer Attorney, Illinois Small Business Development Center

Published Works

Just How Limited is the Illinois Limited Liability Company?, 26 Ill. Univ. L.J. 53 (2001)

Chad W. Brigham

Of Counsel

Edwardsville, Illinois

T: 618-656-5150, 800-782-8492

F: 618-656-6230


Chad is an experienced strategic business and legal advisor. His clients seek his counsel on business transactions, trademark, copyright and intellectual property law, complex licensing arrangements, commercial contracts, corporate law, business operations agreements, and real estate transactions.

Chad began his diverse corporate and intellectual property private practice at Lewis Rice LLC. Before joining Goldenberg Heller & Antognoli in 2017, Chad acted as the Vice President and General Counsel for a high net worth single-family office and its private equity and management portfolio, with assets in steel manufacturing, retail automotive, real estate, media production, advertising, and professional sports and entertainment.

Chad draws on his unique level of legal and business management experience to offer clients not only legal advice but practical counsel that is focused on the underlying business and financial implications. He is licensed to practice law in Missouri and Illinois and is a member of the International Trademark Association. Chad is also a licensed Missouri real estate broker.

Chad graduated from the Southern Illinois University School of Law, summa cum laude. His experiences and honors in law school include graduating third in his law school class, multiple recognitions for the highest grade in coursework, and being a published member and Lead Articles Editor of the Southern Illinois University Law Journal. Chad attended Rockford University for his undergraduate degree, where he was a member of the Rockford University NCAA baseball team. Chad also met his wife, Charisa, at Rockford University. Chad, Charisa and their two children live in St. Louis, Missouri.


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