Cantor Colburn LLP was recently ranked the fastest growing U.S. patent firm over the last ten years (Juristat). And in 2015, Cantor Colburn was #3 for design patents, #7 for utility patents, and #7 for trademarks in rankings of U.S. patent and trademark firms by the number of patents and trademarks obtained for clients each year (Ant-like Persistence). No other law firm ranks higher in all three categories. Cantor Colburn has been nationally ranked in these categories for more than a decade. The firm has also received national recognition for its Litigation Department. Cantor Colburn is one of the largest intellectual property law firms in the country, with more than 120 attorneys and agents providing counsel to clients around the globe from offices in Hartford, Washington, D.C., Houston, Atlanta, and Detroit. With highly specialized knowledge and in-depth understanding of clients' businesses, the firm supports the technological innovations that are driving the world economy. Exceptionally well versed in a wide range of cutting-edge technologies, the firm assists clients in a broad spectrum of industries, including software, aerospace, mechanical engineering, pharmaceuticals, telecommunications, biotechnology, medical devices, and chemical engineering.
At Morgan Lewis, we work in collaboration. We work around the clock and around the world—always ready, always on—to respond to the needs of our clients and craft powerful solutions for them. From our 29 offices in North America, Europe, Asia, and the Middle East, we work with clients ranging from established, global Fortune 100 companies to enterprising startups.
We provide comprehensive litigation, corporate, finance, restructuring, employment and benefits, and intellectual property services in all major industries, helping clients address and anticipate challenges across vast and rapidly changing landscapes. And we approach every representation with an equal commitment to first understanding, and then efficiently and effectively advancing, the interests of our clients and arriving at the best results.
Our team encompasses more than 2,000 legal professionals, including lawyers, patent agents, employee benefits advisers, regulatory scientists, and other specialists. If a client has a question, we’ll immediately find the person in our global network with the answer. If there’s a shift in the legal landscape, we’re on top of it, and our clients will be too.
We focus on both immediate and long-term goals with our clients, harnessing our resources from strategic hubs of commerce, law, and government across North America and in Europe, Asia, and the Middle East. You’ll find us everywhere from New York to Dubai, San Francisco to Beijing, and London to Washington.
Founded in 1873, we stand on the shoulders of more than 140 years of achievement, but we never rest on our reputation.
Kramer Levin understands that our clients require impactful advice at the intersection of business, finance and technology. The firm’s 60-attorney Intellectual Property Department in New York and Silicon Valley provides the full range of legal services that pertain to the worldwide protection and commercialization of IP assets. Kramer Levin lawyers bring deep experience in science and technology, including electronic devices, software, telecommunications, biotechnology, pharmaceuticals and medical devices. We are well known for our litigation successes in many of the most significant and precedent-setting intellectual property cases in the country. And in today’s tumultuous financial environment, alternative asset management entities are seeking to exploit opportunities in both evolving and distressed companies with IP assets. These trends play directly to the strengths of Kramer Levin’s Private Equity and Hedge Funds group. Our lawyers have long been known for their skills in middle-market M&A, debt and equity financing, as well as claims trading. For more information, see .
Haynes and Boone, LLP is an international corporate law firm with offices in Texas, New York, California, Colorado, Washington, D.C., Shanghai and Mexico City, providing a full spectrum of legal services in technology, financial services, energy and private equity. With more than 550 attorneys, Haynes and Boone is ranked among the largest law firms in the nation by The National Law Journal. In 2014 the firm was named the Best National Firm for Diversity in North America in the Americas Women in Business Law Awards.
Merchant & Gould's intellectual property practice is about innovation. Our lawyers use creative strategies designed to expand on the potential of new ideas and to capitalize on opportunities that go beyond even our clients' toughest expectations.
Approximately one-half of the M&G's practice involves securing, licensing, maintaining and counseling relative to intellectual property matters. The other half involves dispute resolution, litigation and appeals. Within this framework, our attorneys focus on the following areas of intellectual property practice: Appellate, Chemical & Life, Copyright, Electrical & Software, Licensing, Litigation, Mechanical, Post-Grant Review Proceedings, and Trademark.
Pepper Hamilton LLP is a multi-practice law firm with more than 500 lawyers nationally. The firm provides corporate, litigation, intellectual property and regulatory legal services to leading businesses, governmental entities, nonprofit organizations and individuals throughout the nation and the world.