Press Release

Managing Intellectual Property Names Morgan Lewis Practices, Lawyers Among 2019 IP Stars

May 23, 2019

Morgan Lewis has earned 11 practice area and 12 individual lawyer IP Star recognitions from Managing Intellectual Property. The publication recently released its 2019 patent and trademark IP Stars rankings for intellectual property work.

In addition to maintaining its 2018 practice area rankings, this year Morgan Lewis was also recognized in the Illinois: Patent Contentious and California: Patent Prosecution categories. The rankings are based on independent peer and client reviews of lawyers and firms’ strengths and skill, performance, and market standing.  

Morgan Lewis received the following recognition for its practice areas:

  • United States: PTAB Litigation
  • United States: Trade Mark Contentious
  • United States: ITC Litigation
  • California: Patent Prosecution (New for 2019)
  • California: Trade Mark Prosecution
  • District of Columbia: Trade Mark Contentious
  • District of Columbia: Trade Mark Prosecution
  • Illinois: Patent Contentious (New for 2019)
  • Pennsylvania: Intellectual Property
  • Texas: Intellectual Property
  • Japan: Patent (Foreign Firms)

The following partners were ranked:

  • Michael Abernathy
  • Louis Beardell
  • Dion Bregman
  • Karen Butcher
  • Steven Frank
  • Jeffrey Gargano
  • Mark Itri
  • Eric Kraeutler
  • David Levy
  • Eric Namrow
  • Carla Oakley
  • Jason White

Morgan Lewis has consistently received independent recognition for the quality of its elite IP work, including from Chambers USA, Legal 500 US, IAM Patent 1000, World Trademark Review, and Juristat.