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June 17, 2020

King & Spalding IP Practices and Individuals Recognized in the IAM Patent 1000 Guide

NEW YORK, June 17, 2020 — Intellectual Asset Management (IAM) magazine has once again recommended several King & Spalding IP practices and lawyers in its IAM Patent 1000 guide, which identifies the top patent practices and professionals in key jurisdictions around the globe.  Partner Lori Gordon was ranked at the national level in the category of post-grant proceedings for the second consecutive year.

 “King & Spalding’s robust and recently bolstered IP group has really hit its stride in the past year, giving the firm an elevated profile on the national patent stage,” the guide says. “A growing national force in patent litigation, King & Spalding has strengthened its team considerably with prominent new hires in New York, DC and Chicago. It is thus better equipped than ever to handle the most intensive and commercially impactful disputes.”

IAM ranked King & Spalding IP practices in the following jurisdictions and categories:

  • California: Litigation
  • District of Columbia: Litigation
  • Georgia: Recognized Firm
  • National: Litigation
  • New York: Litigation
  • New York: Prosecution
  • New York: Transactions
  • North Carolina: Recognized Firm

The following King & Spalding IP lawyers were ranked in the guide:

  • Allison Altersohn
  • Tim Barber
  • Steve Baskin
  • Jim Brogan
  • Chris Campbell
  • Evan Diamond
  • Gerald Flattmann
  • Tom Friel
  • Lori Gordon
  • Holmes Hawkins
  • Becky Kaufman
  • Jill McWhirter
  • Bob Neufeld
  • Scott Petty
  • Vanessa Yen

IAM conducted over 1,800 interviews with attorneys at law, patent attorneys and in-house counsel to gather market intelligence on the leading players in the field.

About King & Spalding
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