Bluestone Innovations LLC has selected the Chicago law firm of Niro, Haller, and Niro for representation in the enforcement of its patent portfolio. The firm’s founder and named partner is Raymond P. Niro, a nationally recognized trial attorney specializing in the enforcement of patent, trade secret, and related intellectual property rights. He has been trial counsel in hundreds of intellectual property cases. In 1997, he was named by The National Law Journal as one of the top ten trial attorneys in the United States and, in 1999, one of the ten “heavy hitter” litigators in the State of Illinois. Since then, he has continued to win verdicts and settlements for his clients totaling more than $1 billion (US).