Fish & Richardson Ranked #1 “Best Law Firm for Intellectual Property” in Vault’s 2025 Nationwide Survey

Fish & Richardson was ranked the top intellectual property firm by Vault in its 2025 Best Law Firms rankings, which are based on Vault’s annual associate survey. 

Vault recognizes Fish as a leader in patent law, noting, "For associates interested in patent litigation and prosecution, Fish & Richardson should be at the top of the list" while praising the firm's culture, IP work, and flexibility. 

This marks the 14th consecutive year that Fish has earned the top ranking among intellectual property firms. Additionally, Fish was ranked in the following 2025 Vault ranking lists: 

  • The Vault Law 100 
  • Best to Work for in Technology & Innovation 
  • Best to Work for in Career Outlook 
  • Best Summer Associate Program for Attorney Interactions 
  • Best Summer Associate Program Overall 
  • Best by Region, Boston 
  • Best by Region, Mid-Atlantic 

To view Fish’s Vault profile, click here.