Consistently ranked among the top intellectual property firms in the nation and worldwide, Knobbe, Martens, Olson & Bear, LLP has over 275 lawyers and scientists nationwide and dedicates its practice to all aspects of intellectual property law, including litigation. Knobbe Martens serves a diverse group of clients from multinational corporations to emerging businesses of all stages. The firm is headquartered in Orange County, California, with offices in San Diego, Silicon Valley, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Seattle and Washington, D.C., and enjoys an international reputation for excellence.
With a history of 74 years, Klarquist is one of the oldest and largest full-service intellectual property boutique firms in the Northwest. Klarquist professionals offer clients both technical expertise and legal experience in all facets of intellectual property acquisition, licensing, and litigation in virtually any area of technology.
With more than 200 lawyers and agents dedicated to patent prosecution, litigation, post-grant procedures and transaction due diligence, Perkins Coie’s Patent practice is one of the largest in the country. The practice includes 120 professionals who are registered to practice before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office and more than 150 lawyers and agents who have science degrees, including 25 lawyers with PhDs. The world’s leading semiconductor, software, computer, mobile device, Internet, telecommunications, pharmaceutical and medical device, aerospace, and consumer products companies regularly turn to our patent lawyers for advice on protecting, defending and enforcing their most valuable inventions and ideas. In the past two years alone, the firm has prosecuted to issuance more than 2,000 patents, has filed more than 6,000 new patent applications worldwide, and has litigated more than 150 patent cases in federal courts throughout the country and before the International Trade Commission. Perkins Coie also has a leading inter partes review (IPR) practice. The firm consistently ranks in the top 10 in IPR filings as petitioner counsel and also regularly represent patent owners in defending against IPRs filed by challengers.
The Dennemeyer Group has been setting benchmarks for services and software solutions in the intellectual property industry for more than half a century. Dennemeyer rapidly evolved into one of the world’s most comprehensive full-service provider for the protection and management of intellectual property rights: from IP law firm services (Dennemeyer & Associates) and software and management services (Dennemeyer IP Solutions) to IP consulting (Dennemeyer IP Consulting).
Jones Robb PLLC is an intellectual property law firm specializing in patent legal services and located in the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area. We know that our clients expect the highest quality work from their outside counsel. We also recognize that today, more than ever, our clients are under pressure to reduce legal costs. And, we appreciate that diversity is important to our clients. Our firm is uniquely positioned to meet all of those goals.
All of our attorneys are registered to practice before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, and many have over a decade of patent legal experience in large law firms, in Fortune 500 legal departments, and/or as former patent examiners. Our attorneys’ broad and diverse technical experience encompasses a vast array of disciplines, including biomedical engineering, electrical engineering, materials science, mechanical engineering, software, and telecommunications.
Lewis Roca Rothgerber Christie LLP offers legal and strategic industry experience to help clients realize business value, provide informed counsel on the issues that matter most. With approximately 300 attorneys in 10 cities across the western U.S., the firm assists organizations with a wide range of business matters including litigation, intellectual property and commercial transactions. Lewis Roca Rothgerber Christie’s lawyers practice in the areas of complex commercial litigation, intellectual property, real estate, finance, tax, insurance, gaming, regulatory, health care, government relations, religious institutions, labor and employment law, and more.
Dechert is a leading global law firm with 27 offices around the world. We advise on matters and transactions of the greatest complexity, bringing energy, creativity and efficient management of legal issues to deliver commercial and practical advice for clients.
For over a century, we have built our firm based on a simple and enduring premise: We see the world through the eyes of our clients. We immerse ourselves in our clients' businesses to fully understand the context of their legal issues. Our clients know that our every decision – from hiring, to shaping our service areas, to expanding our global reach – is informed by our desire to better serve their needs.
Today, Venable is an American Lawyer 100 law firm. With more than 600 attorneys in nine offices across the country, we are strategically positioned to advance our clients’ business objectives in the U.S. and abroad. Our clients rely on Venable's proven capabilities in all areas of corporate and business law, complex litigation, intellectual property, and regulatory and government affairs.
Our attorneys have an excellent understanding of their practice areas and bring a wealth of firsthand experience to the challenges and opportunities our clients face. In this era of ever-increasing scrutiny by the government, our clients benefit from Venable’s Washington know-how. Our attorneys, many of whom are former Members of Congress, regulators and senior government staffers, have the experience to provide solutions when government creates regulatory roadblocks.
Each year, Venable attorneys and staff devote thousands of hours of their own time, money and talent to helping the communities in which they live and work. Venable's commitment to social responsibility includes financial support through The Venable Foundation. In 2014, we provided more than $2 million in support to charities and organizations. This placed us in the top five law firms nationally with regard to charitable donations.
Venable aims to deliver the highest quality legal services for our clients, and we pride ourselves on identifying, recruiting and retaining the best and brightest attorneys and legal staff from all walks of life. Our clients profit from a diverse set of perspectives that, paired with more than a century of proven experience, is unique to Venable.
Akerman is a client-driven enterprise, recognized by Financial Times as among the most forward thinking law firms in the industry. They are known for their results in middle market M&A and complex disputes, and for helping clients achieve their most important business objectives in the financial services, real estate, and other dynamic sectors.
They are ranked among the top 100 law firms in the United States, with a reach that extends across the Americas and globally. Assembling a hand-crafted team for every client engagement, they leverage their more than 700 lawyers and business professionals across 24 offices.
Their inclusive culture impacts the way they see the world and deliver results. They are a perpetual insurgent, infusing startup agility with nearly a century of enterprise stability—and they try not to take themselves too seriously along the way.