The 2019 IP Stars rankings released by Managing Intellectual Property (MIP) once again recognize five Rothwell Figg attorneys in the District of Columbia, as well as the firm both nationally and in the District of Columbia. MIP IP Stars is the leading specialist guide to IP law firms and practitioners worldwide.
In the District of Columbia, the firm is “Highly Recommended” in the areas of Patent Contentious and Patent Prosecution. Nationally, the firm is recognized in the areas of Life Sciences, Patent Contentious, Patent Prosecution, and PTAB Litigation. The aspects assessed for firm rankings include expertise, workload, market reputation/track record, outcomes achieved for clients, and unique strengths in a given practice areas. Judgements about which firms to include in the rankings, and which tier and practice area they should be in, take into account all of this information.
The 2019 rankings also once again name E. Anthony Figg, Steven Lieberman, Joseph Hynds, Marty Zoltick, and R. Danny Huntington, as Patent and/or Trademark Stars in the District of Columbia. IP practitioners are selected and ranked based on available information, including market feedback, obtained during the research period.
The District of Columbia editorial quotes a client as saying, “We have always been extremely happy with their responsiveness and their understanding of our sector.” Another client stated “[t]he team at Rothwell Figg does exceptional work and provides exceptional service.”
Research methodology for IP Stars is based on a weighted review of information submitted by firms, market feedback, and publicly available information. The annual research is conducted rigorously and impartially by an experienced team of research analysts and journalists in offices in Hong Kong, London, and New York. No firm or individual can pay to be ranked or to influence the results and there is no fee to participate in the research. Participation in the research does not guarantee listing. To learn more, please visit ipstars.com.