Forty Fish & Richardson Attorneys Named "IP Stars" by Managing Intellectual Property Magazine

May 15, 2013, 09:50 ET from Fish & Richardson

BOSTON, May 15, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Fish & Richardson today announced that 40 of its attorneys have been recognized as "IP Stars" by Managing Intellectual Property (MIP) magazine, far exceeding the number of attorneys named at any other U.S. firm.  This first-ever listing of "IP Stars" highlights the country's leading intellectual property attorneys and is based on surveys and interviews with peers and in-house counsel. 

The 40 Fish principals named "IP Stars" include:

  • Gwilym Attwell (Delaware)
  • James Babineau (Austin)
  • Edmond Bannon (New York)
  • Gregory Booker (Delaware)
  • Juanita Brooks (Southern California)
  • Ann Cathcart Chaplin (Twin Cities)
  • Ruffin Cordell (Washington, D.C.)
  • Sean Dean, Ph.D. (Boston)
  • John Dragseth (Twin Cities)
  • Janis Fraser, Ph.D. (Boston)
  • John Gagel, Ph.D. (Boston)
  • Todd Garcia, Ph.D. (Boston)
  • Kurt Glitzenstein (Boston)
  • Lisa Greenwald-Swire (Silicon Valley)
  • John Hayden (Washington, D.C.)
  • David Healey (Houston)
  • David Hosp (Boston)
  • Thad Kodish (Atlanta)
  • Teresa Lavoie, Ph.D. (Twin Cities)
  • Joel Leviton (Twin Cities)
  • Jolynn Lussier (Boston)
  • Gregory Madera (Boston)
  • Terry Mahn (Washington, D.C.)
  • Christopher Marchese (Southern California)
  • Lisa Martens (Southern California)
  • Kristen McCallion (New York)
  • Douglas McCann (Delaware)
  • Michael McKeon (Washington, D.C.)
  • Thomas Melsheimer (Dallas)
  • Wes Musselman (Dallas)
  • John Pegram (New York)
  • John Phillips (Southern California)
  • Frank Porcelli (Boston)
  • Karl Renner (Washington, D.C.)
  • Frank Scherkenbach (Boston)
  • Franceska O. Schroeder (Washington, D.C.)
  • Jonathan Singer (Twin Cities)
  • Robert Sullivan, Jr. (New York)
  • Cynthia Johnson Walden (Boston)
  • Dorothy Whelan (Twin Cities)

MIP is a leading international magazine for in-house IP counsel and is part of the Euromoney Legal Media Group with offices in London, Hong Kong, and New York.

Fish & Richardson is a global law firm providing strategic counseling and litigation services to innovative clients who seek to protect and maximize the value of their intellectual property (IP).  Founded in 1878, Fish's early clients included Alexander Graham Bell, Thomas Edison and the Wright Brothers.  The firm has more than 400 attorneys and technology specialists practicing IP strategy and counseling, IP litigation, and commercial litigation.  Fish is consistently singled out for its superior technical expertise and great results, and has been named the top patent litigation firm in the country for nine consecutive years, the number one IP firm for America's biggest companies, and an elite top tier law practice.  For more information, visit or follow @fishrichardson on Twitter.


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