Edwards Wildman's Boston office was recommended in the categories of "US-Massachusetts, Prosecution" and "US-Massachusetts, Transactions" in the 2014 edition of IAM Patent 1000 World's Leading Patent Practitioners. The guide touted the firm's intellectual property expertise across the globe as well as across industries: "Edwards Wildman Palmer has some killer USPs. With feet on the ground in the United States, the United Kingdom, Japan and Hong Kong, it can effortlessly dispatch cross-border instructions; it has transcendent life sciences skills – over half of its 30-strong industry team have advanced degrees in the area; and as lead trial counsel in Paragraph IV cases (in which it acts for branded pharmaceutical clients), it has a perfect 5-0 trial record. But life sciences are not the only game in town for this accomplished squad, which also boasts a sound understanding of electrical, medical and mechanical technologies."
Published by Intellectual Asset Management, the IAM Patent 1000 lists the best-in-class patent prosecution, licensing and litigation practitioners in key global jurisdictions. Over a period of five months, the IAM research team conducted extensive interviews with attorneys around the world to identify the practitioners that companies turn to when only the best patent work will do. Please click to view the complete rankings.