The firm’s Patent Litigation practice has been recognized among the leading practices nationally and in Washington, D.C. in the 2018 edition of Intellectual Asset Management’s (IAM) Patent 1000 – The World’s Leading Patent Practitioners. The guide identifies the top patent professionals, nationally and internationally, in the world’s key jurisdictions. Ranked firms and individuals were selected after a lengthy research process with leading attorneys within the industry as well as in-house counsel.
The guide noted that, “Williams & Connolly may be the finest overall litigation outfit in the country. It only hires the best-quality lawyers – they’re aggressive yet personable and respectful, outstanding advocates in the courtroom, and among the most creative representatives you could hope to have on side. On the branding side in pharmaceutical patent litigation, it is the absolute best in the business”
Williams & Connolly was ranked in the publication’s “gold tier,” among the ten leading patent litigation practices in the country and among the leading four practices in Washington, D.C. The gold tier reflects individuals and firms with the most positive feedback from clients and peers.
In addition to the firm wide rankings, the following partners were also recognized individually: