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Carlson Caspers

Intellectual Property

2 ranked lawyersBand 2MinnesotaUSA 2021 View ranking table

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What the team is known for

Boutique IP practice handling matters such as copyright counseling and litigation, patent disputes and unfair competition. Serves clients in the medical devices, pharmaceutical, software and telecommunications sectors, among others.

Strengths

A source describes it as "a very good boutique doing patent litigation."

An interviewee says: "They have a very good reputation."

Notable practitioners

Alan Carlson has profound experience trying the full range of IP disputes, including patent, trademark and trade secret cases.
"A great lawyer who has done a lot of wonderful things." "He's very well known."

Derek Vandenburgh is a highly regarded practitioner with impressive experience representing clients in a range of disputes, including trade secrets cases and patent litigation.
"He's very bright." "He's professional and very smart."

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Minnesota

Intellectual Property


Alan G Carlson
Senior Statespeople
Derek Vandenburgh
Band 2