September 16, 2020

Patexia Inc.’s fourth-annual IPR Intelligence Report also recognizes attorneys Henry Petri and James Murphy among the Top 35 Best Performing Attorneys in IPR

Am Law 100 firm Polsinelli has been ranked No. 13 among the top-performing law firms nationwide in Patexia Inc.’s 2020 IPR Intelligence Report. The IPR Intelligence Report evaluates more than 900 law firms and 5,000 attorneys in the intellectual property space on activity and performance. 

Polsinelli ranks No. 9 among the Best Performing Law Firms Representing Petitioners category. The firm also secured a spot on a new category listing for 2020, named among the Most Active Law Firms Representing Patent Owners. 

Patexia’s fourth-annual IPR Intelligence Report has taken into consideration results from approximately 7,708 cases, 4,886 patents and 79,523 patent claims, in addition to feedback from more than 2,685 companies and 202 judges. 

“I am proud of our team’s hard work and dedication to providing excellent client service which is demonstrated in Patexia’s extensive and comprehensive annual IPR Intelligence Report,” said Polsinelli Intellectual Property Department Chair Patrick Woolley. “Our rankings in the report affirms our commitment to resolving some of the most complex issues facing high tech industries as one of the nation’s largest IP practices.”  

Patexia analyzed and reviewed activity and performance of attorneys in its report to name the Top 100 Best Performing Attorneys in IPR; Senior Partner Henry Petri and Shareholder James Murphy earned top individual honors again this year. 

Petri, an experienced IP litigator out of Washington, D.C., ranked No. 24 among the Top 100 Best Performing Representing Petitioners, as well as among the top 50 Best Performing Attorneys Representing Petitioners or Patent Owners. 

Murphy, a member of the firm’s Patent Post Grant Practice in Polsinelli’s Houston office, is listed No.32 on the list of Best Performing Attorneys Representing Petitioners, as well as among the top 50 Best Performing Attorneys Representing Petitioners or Patent Owners. 

“Hank, James and the entire team embody our commitment to delivering value and favorable results,” said Woolley. “We applaud their strategic work and unsurpassed dedication to providing outstanding client service at every turn. Our Department is proud of their representation on this impressive list of IP attorneys.” 

Earlier this year, Polsinelli was also ranked among the Top 10 Best Performing Law Firms Overall and the No. 6 Best Performing Law Firm in High Tech by Patexia’s 2020 Patent Prosecution Intelligence Report. The firm was also included in the 2020 “Best Law Firms” list by U.S. News & World Report.

Polsinelli’s Intellectual Property Department includes professionals who have previously served in high-profile positions within the industry, such as Assistant Commissioner for Trademarks at the USPTO, Executive Director of the American Intellectual Property Law Association (AIPLA), and a Mentor in the Global Intellectual Property Academy. The firm has one of the largest IP practices in the nation with a deep bench of attorneys, patent agents, scientists and other professionals.

About Polsinelli
Polsinelli is an Am Law 100 firm with 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.