Amber Sanges

Associate

Amber focuses her practice in the area of general business representation. She also provides support as needed in civil and commercial litigation. Amber enjoys solving legal problems and helping clients understand and navigate through every phase of legal representation. She works collaboratively and serves as a trusted adviser among colleagues and clients alike by navigating each matter and delivering practical, tactful solutions.

While completing her law degree, Amber worked as Research Assistant to the Honorable Judge Ryan T. Holte focusing in the area of Intellectual Property, specifically Patent Law. Her work in Patent Law led to publication of two related articles in the SIU Law Journal. Before joining Krauskopf Kauffman, she worked as an attorney at a law firm in Springfield, IL.

Amber lives in the loop with her fiancé and their cat Francis. In her spare time, you’ll find her traveling, running along Lake Michigan, or playing recreational volleyball, soccer or bocce.

Specific Practice Areas

  • General Business Advice / Counseling
  • Contract negotiation, preparation and review
  • Regulatory Compliance
  • Start-up and organizational issues, including entity selection
  • Minority and Women-owned business certifications
  • Intellectual property maintenance and enforcement, including trademark and copyright
  • Civil Litigation

Memberships

  • Illinois Bar Association
  • Chicago Bar Association

Licensure

  • Illinois
  • Central District of Illinois
  • Northern District of Illinois

Education

  • J.D. – Southern Illinois University School of Law (2017; Intellectual Property Specialization; Note and Comment Editor of SIU Law Journal)
  • M.L.S. – Southern Illinois University (2013; Health Law & Policy)
  • B.S. – Southern Illinois University (2011; Biological Sciences)
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