Companies with the Most Patent Attorneys and Brokers

The next record ranks the highest 25 companies with essentially the most registered  patent legislation professionals.  All of those companies have 100+ patent attorneys/brokers.  I additionally embody a word following the agency with some details about how the numbers have modified since 2010.

  1. Fish & Richardson (Regular)
  2. Finnegan Henderson (Down 50+, Spin-off companies, together with Bookoff McAndrews & McNeill Baur)
  3. Wilson Sonsini (Greater than doubled, largely new attorneys/brokers)
  4. Knobbe Martens (Regular)
  5. Kilpatrick Townsend (Massive progress from merger of companies)
  6. Foley & Lardner (Regular)
  7. Baker Botts (Regular)
  8. IBM (Regular)
  9. Perkins Coie (Greater than doubled)
  10. Morrison & Foerster (Regular)
  11. Cooley (Greater than doubled, largely new attorneys/brokers)
  12. Sterne Kessler (Some progress)
  13. Morgan Lewis (Some progress)
  14. Jones Day (Some decline)
  15. Schwegman Lundberg (Doubled)
  16. Wolf Greenfield (Doubled)
  17. Banner & Witcoff (Some progress)
  18. Polsinelli PC (Large progress, together with of us from Novak Druce;  Dorsey; and so forth. and in addition new attorneys)
  19. Johnson & Johnson (firm)
  20. Alston & Chicken (Regular)
  21. Kirkland & Ellis (Regular)
  22. Haynes and Boone (Progress – largely new attorneys)
  23. Mintz Levin (Doubled – largely new attorneys)
  24. Qualcomm (Some progress)
  25. Harness IP (Some decline)

Companies with the most important losses of oldsters since 2010 embody Kenyon & Kenyon (agency closed — 150 individuals); Brinks (right down to 86 from 160, of us left to go to numerous completely different locations); Woodcock (most joined BakerHostetler); Blakely Sokoloff (agency closed an many joined Womble Bond but additionally spin-off companies of Jaffery Watson; Nicholson De Vos); Connolly Bove (agency closed); Fitzpatrick Cella (Agency closed with many becoming a member of Venable); Ropes & Grey (numerous of us left to different companies, together with spin-off Haley Guiliano); Novak Druce (numerous poaching, together with by Polsinelli; Duane Morris, and so forth.).

The record has a some huge caveats.  (1) The information comes from the USPTO register, and a few attorneys are usually not good at updating their data. For instance. Kenyon & Kenyon closed its doorways in 2016, however 30+ registrations nonetheless record the agency.  (2) Quite a few of us use their house (or another) handle fairly than agency handle for the registration. (3) Retired of us typically don’t replace their registration.