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Locke Lord IP Practice and Boston Office Earn Recognition in ‘World’s Leading Patent Practitioners’ Survey

June 22, 2015

June 22, 2015 ­– Locke Lord’s Intellectual Property Practice has been cited among the world’s leading patent groups in the 2015 edition of IAM Patent 1000 World's Leading Patent Practitioners. Locke Lord’s Boston office was recommended in the categories of "US-Massachusetts, Prosecution" and "US-Massachusetts, Transactions".

The 2015 edition of the guide highlighted the strengths and expanded footprint of Locke Lord’s patent capabilities, stating, “In December 2014 partners at Locke Lord and Edwards Wildman Palmer voted to merge, spawning a new legal juggernaut… the added firepower and geographical reach that have resulted from the merger are undoubtedly a boon for clients.”

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 thousands of extensive interviews with in-house counsel and lawyers around the world to identify the leading players in the field.

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Locke Lord is a full-service, international law Firm of 23 offices designed to meet clients’ needs around the world. With a combined history of more than 125 years and a greatly enhanced domestic and global footprint, Locke Lord is a worldwide leader in the middle market sector. Locke Lord advises clients across a broad spectrum of industries including energy, insurance and reinsurance, private equity, telecommunications, technology, real estate, financial services and health care and life sciences, while providing a wealth of experience through its complex litigation, regulatory, intellectual property and fund formation teams.