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November 24, 2020

IAM Magazine Recognizes Holmes Hawkins, Gerald Flattmann in 2021 Global Leaders Guide

NEW YORK, Nov. 24, 2020 — IAM magazine has recognized King & Spalding intellectual property partners Holmes Hawkins and Gerald Flattmann in its inaugural 2021 Global Leaders guide, which honors the top private practice patent experts around the world.

According to the publication, those listed “merit special attention not only because of their expertise and experience relating to creating, protecting, managing, transacting and enforcing critical patent rights, but also for their ability to innovate, inspire and go above and beyond to deliver for their clients.”

Individuals chosen for the Global Leaders Guide must be ranked in the Gold Tier of the IAM Patent 1000, an annual directory that identifies the top firms and attorneys in the top patent jurisdictions globally.

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