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Saul Ewing Arnstein & Lehr LLP

Intellectual Property

2 ranked lawyersBand 2New JerseyUSA 2021 View ranking table

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What the team is known for

Dynamic group known for its representation of clients from the pharmaceutical and life sciences sectors in a range of intellectual property issues. Demonstrates particular expertise in patent litigation and Hatch-Waxman disputes. Also noted for expertise in trademark infringement disputes.

Strengths

A market source says: "Saul Ewing has provided high-quality, insightful advice and has shown sound judgment."

Another source says: "Saul Ewing is an excellent firm for New Jersey counsel -  we rely on them for substantive review, for insight into the judges, and for much of the argument in discovery matters."

Work highlights

Represented Helsinn Healthcare in defense of its patents against Teva and Dr. Reddy’s Laboratories in a number of trials concerning the Aloxi-branded post-operative nausea drug.

Notable practitioners

Charles Lizza is a celebrated figure in the market, and remains highly involved in patent litigation, with a focus on pharmaceuticals and biotech cases.
"Charles Lizza has sound judgment and is extremely knowledgeable about pharmaceutical patent litigation in the District of New Jersey."

William Baton has extensive experience leading patent litigation cases for life sciences companies, and is frequently instructed on Hatch-Waxman cases. He is highly sought after as local counsel in New Jersey for many of the world's leading pharmaceuticals and biotechnology manufacturers.
"Always available and responsive, Bill Baton is highly adept at navigating the local patent rules and is very helpful with pretrial discovery." "He has terrific common sense, he is always willing to listen and his insights into the judges and opposing counsel are always spot-on."

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New Jersey

Intellectual Property


Charles M Lizza
Band 1
William Baton
Band 3