Global IP group recognized by Managing Intellectual Property Magazine

Global May 30, 2019

Managing Intellectual Property has named 24 Norton Rose Fulbright lawyers IP STARS across several practice areas and jurisdictions. Additionally, the publication has ranked Norton Rose Fulbright’s global IP group in 10 different categories spanning six countries and three US states. 

The global intellectual property team, led by Jim Repass (Houston), focuses on providing comprehensive, multidisciplinary intellectual property services designed to help clients obtain the greatest business advantages in patents, copyright, IP transaction, trademarks and trade secrets. 
Managing Intellectual Property Magazine rankings are based on vast research that includes recommendations and interviews of clients and competitors, who recognize Norton Rose Fulbright as one of the most capable, active firms in IP. 

The 2019 firm rankings, analyses and list of IP STARS are published in the global and US editions of the IP STARS handbook. 

2019 Managing Intellectual Property IP STARS

Lawyer Ranking Office
Jane Caskey Patent star - Canada Toronto
Joanne Chriqui Trade mark & Patent star – Canada Montreal
Daniel Daniele Rising Star - Canada Toronto
Justin Davidson Trade mark star - Hong Kong Hong Kong
Dan Davison Trade mark and Patent star – Texas Dallas
Frances Drummond Trade mark star - Australia Sydney
Mark Garrett Patent star - Texas Austin
Brett Govett Patent star - Texas Dallas
Eric Hall Patent star - Texas Houston
Tim Kenny Trade mark star - Minnesota Minneapolis
Mike Knapper Patent star - United Kingdom London
Jeffrey Lewis Trade mark and Patent star - New York New York
Likonelo Magagula Trade mark star - South Africa Johannesburg
Linda Merritt Trade mark star - Texas Dallas
Allyson Whyte Nowak Trademark and Patent star – Canada Toronto
Jackie O'Brien Trade mark star - Australia Sydney
Bernard O'Shea Trade mark and Patent star - Australia Melbourne
Jim Repass Patent and Trade mark star - Texas Houston
Gina Shishima Patent star – New York and Texas Austin, New York
Charles Walker Patent star - Texas Houston
Richard Zembek Patent star - Texas Houston


2019 Managing Intellectual Property Norton Rose Fulbright rankings

Category Jurisdiction(s)
Copyright and related rights Australia, Canada
Intellectual property (Highly recommended) Texas (US)
Patent (foreign firms) China
Patent contentious Australia, Canada, Hong Kong, UK
Patent prosecution Canada, US
PTAB litigation United States
Trade mark (Highly recommended) Minnesota (US)
Trade mark (foreign firms) China
Trade mark contentious Australia, Canada, Hong Kong, US
Trade mark prosecution Australia, Canada, Hong Kong, US