Acumen Law Group, LLC

Dominika Szreder Fard

Dominika Szreder Fard

Dominika S. Fard concentrates her practice in the fields of intellectual property and commercial litigation.  Dominika also advises start-up and mid-sized businesses on formation, commercial transactions, contract matters, joint ventures, and managing growth.

Prior to co-founding Acumen Law Group, Dominika was an associate attorney at a boutique intellectual property firm in Chicago.  Dominika was also associated with Georgia Lawyers for the Arts and the Illinois Lawyers for the Creative Arts.  While at Emory Law, she was a selected member to the merit-based TI:GER Program (Technological Innovation Generating Results), a collaboration between Georgia Institute of Technology and Emory Law School bringing viable new technologies into the marketplace. Prior to law school, Dominika was vice-president of Envisure, Inc., an e-commerce consulting business she co-founded in Seattle, Washington.

Dominika has co-authored a number of articles for industry publications, including the Illinois State Bar Association and DuPage County Bar Association Brief. She is fluent in Polish.


Emory University School of Law (J.D.)

University of Notre Dame (B.A. in Business)


Monetizing Music Over the Internet, DuPage County Bar Association Journal, Vol. 21 (2008-2009), co-author

Litigating Keywords Like It’s 1999: An Overview of Recent (non) Developments in the Law Applicable to Keyword Advertising, Illinois State Bar Association Intellectual Property Forum, Vol. 48, No.2 (December 2008), co-author

Professional Memberships

Illinois State Bar Association

Chicago Bar Association

Polish American Chamber of Commerce

Bar Admissions


Washington State