Awards & Recognitions

Locke Lord’s IP Litigation Practice Earns National Tier 1 Ranking From U.S. News/Best Lawyers (Again)

November 2, 2015

Locke Lord’s Intellectual Property Litigation Practice Group earned National Tier 1 ranking in the 2016 U.S. News/Best Lawyers “Best Law Firm” rankings released today. This marks the third consecutive year that the Firm’s IP Litigation Practice has earned this status as a result of analysis by U.S. News and Best Lawyers researchers of client evaluations and peer reviews from lawyers who are leaders in the practice area.

“This recognition confirms that our commitment to client service is highly-valued by our clients and respected by our peers,” said Locke Lord IP Department Chair Alan Clement. “We are pleased by this recognition and will continue to provide the best legal counsel to our clients across the country and around the world.”

Locke Lord’s IP Litigation Practice team, led by Scott Wofsy and Charles Phipps, assists clients in defense of their intellectual property and technology rights, as well as in navigating the ever-evolving maze of competitive intellectual property laws. This team includes lawyers who previously worked as scientists and engineers in chemical, petroleum, electronics, pharmaceutical and aerospace companies, as well as in chemical and mechanical engineering firms. Additional background on the Firm’s IP Litigation Practice is available here.

U.S. News/Best Lawyers named Locke Lord “2016 Law Firm of the Year in Insurance Law” in its current rankings results. The Firm also had 16 Practice Areas – including IP Litigation – ranked as National Tier 1 and 12 domestic offices ranked as Metropolitan Tier 1.

Complete results for Locke Lord in the 2016 U.S. News/Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms” survey are available here.