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Kilpatrick is #1 for Most U.S. Attorneys Ranked in 2024 World Trademark Review 1000


Firm Once Again Achieves Gold-Level Rankings and High Recognition 
Number of Ranked Individual Places it Among Global Leaders

ATLANTA (February 14) – The 2024 World Trademark Review (WTR) 1000 - The World's Leading Trademark Professionals once again awarded Kilpatrick with gold-level recognition for its U.S. national practice and for several U.S. states.

The WTR recognized Kilpatrick with high rankings in California, Colorado, Georgia, North Carolina, New York, and Washington, D.C. The firm is also ranked in China and SARs | China: Foreign—the only gold-level U.S. national firm ranked in this geographic market. For the second consecutive year, Kilpatrick is also recommended with a select number of firms as an International Firm.

A record number, 35, of Kilpatrick attorneys achieved individual rankings. Partners Bill BrewsterTed Davis, and Lisa Pearson were again named among the leading attorneys nationally for enforcement & litigation, and Mr. Davis and Mr. Brewster were also listed among the top attorneys nationally for prosecution and strategy. 

In the rankings narrative, clients offered up a myriad of quotes describing Kilpatrick attorneys: “trustworthy,” “strategic,” “exceptional strength and versatility,” “top-class choice,” “sophisticated, collegial and well respected,” “invaluable business partners,” “driving force of big-ticket Sino-U.S. IP litigation,” “a stellar national and global reputation,” “effortlessly balances both legal and practical considerations,” “amazing,” “incredibly responsive,” “broadly protects and rigorously defends,” “top-notch litigators,” “insightful strategist,” “sage adviser,” “maximize value while minimizing costs,” “adroit,” “bringing wisdom,” “can get things done,” “elite practitioners,” “skilled,” “secures great results,” “very smart and savvy,” “top-drawer practitioner,” “clear, concise, and on point,” “service any and all trademark needs, no matter how complex,” “commercially astute,” “go-to counsel,” and “solutions oriented” to name just a few.

Overall, the 35 Kilpatrick attorneys listed places the firm at #1 for most U.S. attorneys ranked and among the leaders globally for named individuals:

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 conducted by a team of highly qualified, full-time analysts, the publication identifies the leading trademark law firms and individuals in over 80 global jurisdictions. 

About Kilpatrick

Kilpatrick is trusted counsel to the world’s most innovative companies. With recognized strength in the technology sector and a full range of service offerings, we deliver practical, business-centric solutions built upon strong and enduring connections. To serve our ground-breaking clients, we strive to be at the forefront of client service, a leader in DE&I, and on the cutting edge of law and technology.

Kilpatrick has offices in the eight of the 10 largest metro areas in the U.S. Overall, the firm has 18 U.S. offices and 22 offices worldwide.

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