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USA USA - Nationwide International Trade: Intellectual Property (Section 337)

International Trade: Intellectual Property (Section 337) covers International Trade Commission proceedings involving intellectual property rights, and Nationwide Life Sciences, which includes IP-specific rankings for firms with significant expertise in areas including medical devices and pharmaceuticals. 

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Band 1
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    Covington & Burling LLP
    International Trade: Intellectual Property (Section 337)
    USA 2022 | Band 1 | 14 Years Ranked
    First-rate ITC group, supported by a standout IP practice. Particularly excels in patent infringement investigations running in conjunction with district court proceedings. Considerable knowledge of post-order matters concerning the enforcement of ITC exclusion orders. Offers notable expertise in matters involving China.
  2. Kirkland & Ellis LLP
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    Kirkland & Ellis LLP
    International Trade: Intellectual Property (Section 337)
    USA 2022 | Band 1 | 13 Years Ranked
    Exceptional litigation practice with a deep roster of IP trial lawyers who have achieved major successes before district and federal courts as well as the ITC. Continues to represent industry leaders in electronics, life sciences and apparel, often in cases concerning novel approaches to the issues. Noted for its ability to obtain general exclusion orders and cease and desist orders.
  3. Fish & Richardson PC
    International Trade: Intellectual Property (Section 337)
    USA 2022 | Band 1
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Band 2
  1. Alston & Bird LLP
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    Alston & Bird LLP
    International Trade: Intellectual Property (Section 337)
    USA 2022 | Band 2 | 9 Years Ranked
    Outstanding group involved in all aspects of ITC action, including enforcing orders, with a full-service offering capable of running parallel district court action and global strategy. Engagement with associated agencies and organizations consolidates area expertise. Excels in trademark, trade dress, trade secret and false designation of origin matters, in addition to patent disputes. Also regularly engaged in cases concerning false advertising and antitrust issues.
  2. Foster, Murphy, Altman & Nickel, PC
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    Foster, Murphy, Altman & Nickel, PC
    International Trade: Intellectual Property (Section 337)
    USA 2022 | Band 2 | 12 Years Ranked
    Formidable Section 337 litigation group that includes former ITC lawyers. Works closely with IP counsel to handle complex patent, trademark and copyright disputes across a wide range of industries and technologies, including electronics, consumer goods, chemicals and pharmaceuticals among many others. Vast experience advising clients on trial strategy, procedural requirements and issues concerning discovery.
  3. 2
    Latham & Watkins LLP
    International Trade: Intellectual Property (Section 337)
    USA 2022 | Band 2 | 9 Years Ranked
    Robust practice group with the resources and expertise to handle multiforum actions and cross-border disputes. Handles high-stakes litigation with ITC proceedings forming a central plank of patent protection strategy. Strong reputation for work with clients in the automobile and technology sectors on industry-critical and bet-the-company matters.
  4. Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan, LLP
    International Trade: Intellectual Property (Section 337)
    USA 2022 | Band 2
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Band 3
  1. AMS Trade LLP
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    AMS Trade LLP
    International Trade: Intellectual Property (Section 337)
    USA 2022 | Band 3 | 15 Years Ranked
    Established ITC experts with a reputation for handling the most important investigations, acting for both complainants and defendants. Engaged by the nation's best IP practices to act where the most valuable product lines are at stake. Superior grasp of forum proceedings extends to antidumping issues and countervailing matters. Frequently called upon by an impressive list of clients, including manufacturers in the consumer technology industry.
  2. DLA Piper LLP (US)
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    DLA Piper LLP (US)
    International Trade: Intellectual Property (Section 337)
    USA 2022 | Band 3 | 12 Years Ranked
    High-quality ITC team integrated into a patent litigation practice with global reach. Enjoys a fine track record acting for market leaders in the consumer electronics and automotive fields.
  3. Morrison Foerster
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    Morrison Foerster
    International Trade: Intellectual Property (Section 337)
    USA 2022 | Band 3 | 11 Years Ranked
    Increasingly active presence before the ITC representing both complainants and respondents in Section 337 investigations. Represents companies in the technology, manufacturing and healthcare industries. Has expertise across a wide variety of technologies, including semiconductors, software and LED lighting.
  4. Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner LLP
    International Trade: Intellectual Property (Section 337)
    USA 2022 | Band 3
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Band 4
  1. King & Spalding LLP
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    King & Spalding LLP
    International Trade: Intellectual Property (Section 337)
    USA 2022 | Band 4 | 2 Years Ranked
    Growing ITC practice encompassing practitioners from the international trade and intellectual property groups. Particularly well regarded in engagements relating to electrical, computer and mechanical technology patents. Additional expertise in the representation of clients in the pharmaceutical and medical device space.
  2. Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP
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    Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP
    International Trade: Intellectual Property (Section 337)
    USA 2022 | Band 4 | 2 Years Ranked
    A respected ITC practice that represents a host of major household-name clients in Section 337 proceedings. Advises clients across an array of industries and technologies, including consumer electronics, automotive and LED displays. Particularly experienced in advising on trademark investigations before the ITC.
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Band 5
  1. Baker Botts LLP
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    Baker Botts LLP
    International Trade: Intellectual Property (Section 337)
    USA 2022 | Band 5 | 1 Years Ranked
    Baker Botts LLP has a robust ITC practice that handles complex ITC matters for both complainants and respondent clients. The firm advises across a range of technologies, such as telecommunications, chemical and consumer products.
  2. Crowell & Moring LLP
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    Crowell & Moring LLP
    International Trade: Intellectual Property (Section 337)
    USA 2022 | Band 5 | 1 Years Ranked
    Crowell & Moring LLP has a growing ITC practice that houses a diverse bench of ITC practitioners skilled in acting for clients based both in the US and China. The team is experienced in litigating domestic industry and public interest issues. Also noted for its expertise in international trade matters.
  3. FisherBroyles LLP
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    FisherBroyles LLP
    International Trade: Intellectual Property (Section 337)
    USA 2022 | Band 5 | 1 Years Ranked
    FisherBroyles LLP maintains a skilled practice that represents a variety of clients in ITC actions. The team counsels on disputes across sectors such as telecommunications and mobile technologies, medical devices and consumer products.
  4. Levi Snotherly & Schaumberg, PLLC
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    Levi Snotherly & Schaumberg, PLLC
    International Trade: Intellectual Property (Section 337)
    USA 2022 | Band 5 | 1 Years Ranked
    Levi Snotherly & Schaumberg is an experienced ITC boutique that represents a range of clients in Section 337 proceedings. The team acts across a variety of industries including automotive, consumer electronics and LED lighting.
  5. Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP
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    Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP
    International Trade: Intellectual Property (Section 337)
    USA 2022 | Band 5 | 1 Years Ranked
    Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP has a strong IP litigation team that handles complex Section 337 investigations for both complainants and respondents. It is experienced in handling a wide array of technologies including solar products, medical devices and wireless communications, among others.
  6. O'Melveny & Myers LLP
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    O'Melveny & Myers LLP
    International Trade: Intellectual Property (Section 337)
    USA 2022 | Band 5 | 1 Years Ranked
    O'Melveny & Myers has an active IP litigation group that represents a plethora of technology companies before the ITC. It is particularly skilled at litigating domestic industry issues.
  7. Sidley Austin LLP
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    Sidley Austin LLP
    International Trade: Intellectual Property (Section 337)
    USA 2022 | Band 5 | 12 Years Ranked
    Versatile trial team with lawyers specializing in a number of areas of IP litigation, representing major domestic and foreign companies. A stable of patent litigation, international trade and appellate lawyers make for a holistic patent protection service. Noted for its strength in appellate proceedings.
  8. WilmerHale
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    WilmerHale
    International Trade: Intellectual Property (Section 337)
    USA 2022 | Band 5 | 13 Years Ranked
    An IP practice of international renown that represents clients in the full range of contentious IP proceedings and has a formidable record before the ITC. Particularly well regarded for complex patent investigations and possesses extensive experience in technology and smartphone matters.