Fish Named Top Trademark Law Firm for Ninth Straight Year by World Trademark Review

Fish has been named a top national trademark law firm for the ninth consecutive year by World Trademark Review (WTR) 1000. Fish also received top rankings for its regional practices in California, Massachusetts and New York. According to WTR, "Fish needs no introduction as one of the top IP firms in the United States and internationally - it dazzles in patent and trademark prosecution, counseling and litigation, always taking care to get the legal and business details right." Fish is a "national superstar" with "fans in every corner of the world; its efficiency in cross-border matters really strikes a chord with global brand owners."

Practice group leader and principal Cynthia Johnson Walden received top rankings both nationally and in Massachusetts. Eight additional Fish attorneys were singled out for recognition in their region: Lisa Greenwald-Swire in California; Keith Barritt in D.C.; Timothy French, Robert O'Connell, Jr. and Debra Serota in Massachusetts; Kristen McCallion and Catherine Stockell in New York; and Russell Rippamonti in Texas.

As part of the world's premier intellectual property (IP) law firm, Fish's Trademark and Copyright practice offers the resources of a global IP leader, the expertise of a boutique, and the personal service that comes with a local presence. Fish provides a full range of global trademark services through its 13 offices in the U.S., Europe and China, including trademark counseling and prosecution, enforcement and litigation, licensing agreements and due diligence, and advertising counsel. Clients range from emerging companies to Fortune 500 corporations across a number of industries, including computer hardware and software, consumer products, life sciences, financial services, and the internet.

The WTR 1000 is the only definitive guide exclusively dedicated to identifying the world's leading trademark legal services providers. Through an extensive research process that encompasses over 70 global jurisdictions, law firms and individuals qualify for inclusion in the WTR 1000 based on receiving sufficient positive feedback from market sources.