Benchmark Litigation Names Three Partners to “40 & Under Hot List” 

August 2020

Partners Jessamyn Berniker, Katherine Turner, and Thomas Fletcher have been selected to Benchmark Litigation’s “40 & Under Hot List.”  The publication highlights achievements of accomplished legal partners who are forty years old or younger.  According to Benchmark Litigation, the list was assembled through a process of peer reviews and case examinations.  This marks the fourth year that Katherine and Jessamyn have been ranked on the list and the second for Tom.

Jessamyn serves as co-chair of the firm’s Patent Litigation practice group, and focuses her practice on patent litigation and licensing disputes in the pharmaceutical, biotechnology, electronic, mechanical, digital media, and medical device industries.

Katherine serves as co-chair of the firm’s Accountant Liability practice group and represents accounting firms in professional liability litigation  and in PCAOB and SEC enforcement matters.  In addition to her work for accounting firms, she focuses her practice on complex civil litigation and government and internal investigations. 

Tom is a member of the firm’s patent litigation practice group and focuses his practice on patent litigation and licensing disputes, primarily in the biotechnology and pharmaceutical fields.  He has served as counsel for pharmaceutical companies in several Hatch-Waxman and BPCIA proceedings, appellate proceedings before the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit, and inter partes review proceedings before the PTO.  

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