BakerHostetler Intellectual Property Group Earns High Marks in Annual Ranking

News / April 23, 2021

BakerHostetler’s Intellectual Property Group has earned five practice area rankings in Managing IP’s 2020-21 “IP Stars” program. Fourteen BakerHostetler IP attorneys were recognized.

The Managing IP Awards program recognizes remarkable intellectual property achievements and developments of the past year. The research for “IP Stars” covers a variety of IP practice areas and more than 70 jurisdictions, making it the most comprehensive and widely respected guide in the IP profession.

Ranking are compiled on independent research, including an analysis of publicly available information (such as court or IP office data). The aspects assessed for firm rankings include expertise, workload, market reputation/record, outcomes achieved for clients, and unique strengths in a given practice area.

Practice Rankings
  • Intellectual Property: Highly Recommended (Ohio)
  • Intellectual Property: Highly Recommended (Pennsylvania)
  • Intellectual Property: Recommended (Washington State)
  • Patent Contentious: Recommended (Washington, D.C.)
  • Patent Prosecution: Recommended (Washington, D.C.)

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Attorney Ratings
  • Christopher Arena: Patent Star (Georgia)
  • Nancy Rubner Frandsen: Copyright Star, Trademark Star (Pennsylvania)
  • Harold Fullmer: Patent star (Pennsylvania)
  • Kevin Kirsch: Patent star (Ohio)
  • Joseph Lucci: Patent star (Pennsylvania)
  • David Mancino: Patent star (Ohio)
  • Christina Moser: Trademark star (Ohio)
  • Jeffrey Rosedale: Patent star (Pennsylvania)
  • Steven Samuels: Patent star (Pennsylvania)
  • Leif Sigmond: Patent star (Illinois)
  • Michael Swope: Patent star (Washington State)
  • Monica Verma: Trademark star, Transactions star (Ohio)
  • T. Cy Walker: Patent star (Washington, D.C.)
  • Deborah Wilcox: Trademark star, Copyright star (Ohio)

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