IAM Patent 1000 Recognizes Eight Armstrong Teasdale Attorneys
Armstrong Teasdale announces that Partners Richard Brophy, Daniel Fitzgerald, Erin Florek, Michael Gnibus, Christopher Goff, James Heinen, Michael Munsell and Francisco Villegas have been recognized for their significant patent work and listed among the IAM Patent 1000: The World's Leading Patent Professionals. Florek, Gnibus and Heinen are new to the list in 2022.
The 11th annual edition of the list, which profiles 1,000 key patent professionals in jurisdictions around the world, also ranks Armstrong Teasdale at the firm level in Missouri.
The annual list is considered the definitive ‘go-to’ resource for those seeking to identify world-class, private practice patent expertise and leading expert witnesses in the U.S. Their exhaustive research process was conducted over several months by a team of full-time analysts and involved thousands of interviews with high-profile patent practitioners around the world.
Armstrong Teasdale attorneys represent some of the world’s largest companies across industry sectors and art units in pursuing protection for their most valuable assets and innovations. The firm boasts more than 120 IP lawyers and staff professionals in offices internationally, and has consistently been recognized among the largest IP practices by the American City Business Journals. Our patent team has filed 9,276 patent applications in the last five years, with 3,684 of those originally drafted and filed. Members of our team are also experienced trial lawyers with significant IP litigation and post grant proceedings experience.