WTR 1000 – the World’s Leading Trademark Professionals Includes Rothwell Figg and Partner Leo Loughlin in 2022 Edition
WTR 1000 - the World's Leading Trademark Professionals, a unique guide that identifies the top trademark professionals in key jurisdictions around the globe, once again includes Rothwell Figg and partner Leo Loughlin in the rankings. Now in its twelfth year, the WTR 1000 shines a spotlight on the firms and individuals that are deemed outstanding in this critical area of practice.
The 2022 edition ranks the firm for Enforcement and Litigation as well as Prosecution and Strategy in the DC Metro Area. Mr. Loughlin is also ranked for Enforcement and Litigation as well as Prosecution and Strategy in the DC Metro Area.
The write-up on the firm notes that “[e]minent boutique Rothwell Figg ‘provides the best trademark service you can possibly imagine – and does so in a very cost-effective manner. It shows a rare level of care for its clients along with superb diligence and is right at the top of its game.’” The firm “prosecutes applications to successful grant the world over; while its litigation team is primed and ready for high-exposure trademark, trade dress, false advertising and unfair competition matters.” Mr. Loughlin is “active across the board,” “sees the whole playing field for his clients,” is “'quick, accurate, concise and creative,'” and “'goes above and beyond the brief.'”
The WTR 1000 remains the only standalone publication to recommend individual practitioners and their firms exclusively in the trademark field, and identifies the leading players in over 80 key jurisdictions globally. To research the market, face-to-face and telephone interviews are conducted and correspondence exchanged over a four-month period with hundreds of lawyers and and their clients involved with trademarks. Additionally, written submissions from firms are gathered, detailing recent activity in the field. Individuals qualify for inclusion in the WTR 1000 upon receiving sufficient positive feedback from market sources with knowledge of their practice and the market in which they operate. Also identified are the leading law firms and agencies in the market, as the depth of expertise that a firm can offer beyond – and in support of – its star partners is an important factor for potential clients. Firms qualify for a listing on the basis of their depth of expertise, market presence, and the level of work on which they are typically instructed.
To learn more about the WTR 1000 rankings, and to see the full 2022 edition, click here.