HOUSTON – Bracewell had its trademark practice recognized by Globe Business Publishing’s World Trademark Review 1000: The World’s Leading Trademark Professionals 2016. The firm’s Washington trademark group was ranked in the Bronze category, which designates practices highly praised by sources and among the most competitive in the field.
The firm’s Washington practice was noted as becoming “a great hit in the region thanks to its client-focused approach, global prosecution nous and zealous advocacy in contested matters. With streamlined docketing infrastructure and national bench strength, it has the capabilities to handle the large-scale projects while still honing in on the finer details.”
Partner Erin S. Hennessy was recognized in the Silver category of the Washington individual rankings. Hennessy was acknowledged as being “wildly popular among the state’s technology companies, in particular mobile phone and console manufacturers.”
In addition, Partner Mark N. Mutterperl was listed in the New York Silver group for individuals in Enforcement and Litigation. Mutterperl was noted as a “great practitioner whom many hold in high esteem.”
World Trademark Review 1000 shines a spotlight on the firms and individuals that are deemed outstanding in this critical area of practice. The WTR 1000 identifies the leading attorneys in 71 key jurisdictions globally. To assess the trademark market, WTR 1000 conducted telephone interviews and exchanged correspondence over a four-month period with hundreds of lawyers, attorneys and their clients involved with trademarks. Individuals qualify for inclusion in the WTR 1000 upon receiving sufficient positive feedback from market sources with knowledge of their practice and the market within which they operate.