Polsinelli PC

Intellectual Property Department

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What the team is known for A strong team that acts for clients across industries such as pharmaceutical, technology and bioscience in a range of IP matters. Fields experience in areas such as patent prosecution, litigation and trademark strategy.

Strengths Interviewees appreciate the team's ability to provide "thoughtful guidance on legal issues with an appreciation of the impact on business decisions."

Further sources highlight the firm's "strong group" and "very high level of service."

Work highlights Continued to advise BioCell Technology on worldwide patent and trademark strategy, with work including trademark challenges to third parties.

Notable practitioners

Gregory Durbin
draws particular praise for his work counseling clients in the technology and engineering spaces on patent portfolio management. One interviewee regards him as "a very capable IP attorney," and adds: "He has extensive experience and understanding of technology."

John Posthumus
is highlighted for his representation of technology companies in a wide range of complex IP concerns. His broad expertise encompasses patent, trademark and copyright work of all kinds, from strategic counseling to litigation.

Timothy Worrall
has notable expertise advising pharmaceutical clients on patent strategy, frequently advising on prosecution and portfolio management and protection. Clients comment: "His patent work is exceptional. He is very practical."