March 24, 2020

Am Law 100 firm Polsinelli has been named among the Top 10 Best Performing Law Firms Overall and is the No. 6 Best Performing Law Firm in High-Tech, according to Patexia’s Patent Prosecution Intelligence Report 2020 edition. The firm was named in six rankings lists in Patexia’s annual report, based on its efficiency, success and activity, as well as for its number of cases. 

“It is a great honor to earn the distinction of ranking in the Top 10 Best Performing Law Firms Overall by Patexia. This a testament to our nationwide commitment to quality work in IP,” said Polsinelli Intellectual Property Department Chair Patrick C. Woolley. “With Patexia’s extensive examination of more than 5,000 law firms, I am proud of our team’s hard work and commitment to excellent client service, which is demonstrated in how we achieved these six rankings.” 

Patexia’s Patent Prosecution Intelligence Report examines the filing and issuance activities over the last five years and measures the activity, efficiency and performance of more than 5,000 law firms and 100,000 companies. The report analyzes filing activity, pendency of applications, number of extensions requested, number of office actions, allowance rate, changes in claim language and the length of claims, among others. 

Polsinelli’s top rankings for 2020 demonstrate that the firm has achieved a top 1 to 2% ranking in a given category over the past six years. The 2020 rankings include: 

  • Top 10 Best Performing Law Firms in High-Tech (No. 6)
  • Top 20 Best Performing Law Firms Overall (No. 13)
  • Top 50 Most Active Law Firms Overall (No. 28)

Polsinelli also placed in the Top 100 lists for the Best Performing Law Firms in Biotech (No. 54), Most Active Law Firms in High Tech (No. 28) and Most Active Law Firms in Biotech (No. 30). 

Polsinelli’s national Intellectual Property Department is one of the largest IP practices in the nation, with a deep bench of attorneys, patent agents, scientists and other professionals. The Department is nationally ranked in U.S. News & World Report’s 2020 “Best Law Firms” for Patent Law, Trademark Law and Litigation – Intellectual Property.

About Polsinelli
Polsinelli is an Am Law 100 firm with more than 900 attorneys in 21 offices nationwide. Recognized by legal research firm BTI Consulting as one of the top firms for excellent client service and client relationships, the firm’s attorneys provide value through practical legal counsel infused with business insight, and focus on health care, financial services, real estate, intellectual property, middle-market corporate, labor and employment and business litigation. Polsinelli PC, Polsinelli LLP in California.