Chambers and Partners again recognized Banner Witcoff as a top intellectual property law firm in its 2019 rankings of lawyers and law firms across the U.S.
The firm received top rankings for patent prosecution in the District of Columbia and for intellectual property law in Illinois. Banner Witcoff attorneys Marc S. Cooperman and Joseph M. Potenza also earned state rankings in the Chambers USA 2019 guide.
The annual rankings are based on matters submitted by law firms and independent research conducted by Chambers that includes interviews with clients and those active in the market.
Speaking of the firm, one interviewee said: “They have a deep understanding of our business. They are smart, strategic and very responsive to our requests.” Another added, “The quality of their work is high, they are very responsive and they do a high-quality job.”
The 2019 guide noted that Banner Witcoff is known for its “seasoned representation for inter partes reviews at the Patent Trial and Appeal Board” and is “sought after for its advice on the management and protection of IP portfolios.”
Banner Witcoff, the guide’s review added, has a “particular strength in the patent prosecution space, where it has undertaken notable actions in the field of design patents” and is “highly regarded for the drafting and prosecution of electrical and mechanical arts patent applications.
The firm’s full Chambers profile can be viewed here.