Fox Rothschild Vaults Up Ranks of Top U.S. Patent Firms

June 9, 2011 – Press Releases

Following on the heels of its recent jump up the list of top trademark firms, Fox Rothschild LLP has dramatically ascended this year’s list of top patent firms. In the recently released list by IP Today, the firm bounded up from #217 in 2010 to #122 on the current list.

The list, published annually, is comprised of 327 law firms/individuals ranked according to the number of utility patents issued in 2010 where the firm or individual is listed as the legal representative on the issued patent.

Since January 2011, the firm has welcomed a number of attorneys well-versed in IP matters, including partner Peter Blacklock in the West Palm Beach office and attorney Nancy E. Halpern, D.V.M., in the firm’s Princeton office.

Fox Rothschild’s Intellectual Property Department is currently home to more than 50 attorneys, including a large number with doctoral and other advanced degrees in scientific disciplines as well as more than 30 patent attorneys and three patent agents. These attorneys bring diverse perspectives, industry knowledge and the technical capabilities needed to maximize IP value – for corporations, hospitals and clients engaged in the pharmaceutical, medical device, biotechnology and other industries. The firm provides comprehensive services in patent law matters, including domestic and foreign patent prosecution, corporate due diligence, counseling and opinions regarding patent invalidity and noninfringement, and the enforcement and litigation of valuable intellectual property rights