JIM KUNICK has over 25 years of experience representing both customers and providers over a broad array of complex commercial, corporate, pharma, life sciences and technology transactions. Jim is a Counsel and a member of Sidley’s Technology and IP Transactions team. With a background in Industrial and Systems Engineering, Jim is also a registered patent attorney.
A software consultant prior to attending law school, Jim advises clients on software development and licensing transactions, IT and business process outsourcing transactions, cloud and SaaS agreements, ecommerce and digital media transactions, open source issues and the intellectual property-related aspects of mergers, acquisitions, strategic joint ventures and other commercial relationships.
Having served as ad-hoc general counsel for a leading provider of automated solutions for managing, dispensing and delivering medications and nutritional supplements, Jim’s experience also includes a wide variety of sales, licensing, distribution and alliance transactions, as well as supply and manufacturing agreements for pharmaceutical and nutritional suppliers.