Mayer Brown announced that 16 of the firm’s Intellectual Property partners are recognized in eight categories in the 2018 edition of the IAM Patent 1000—The World’s Leading Patent Professionals. In addition, the firm is ranked in five categories: California Litigation, Hong Kong Litigation and Transactions, Illinois Litigation, New York Litigation and Washington DC Litigation.

The Mayer Brown lawyers ranked are:

  • Stephen Baskin, Washington DC Litigation 
  • Jamie Beaber, Nationwide United States International Trade Commission, South Korea: Foreign and Washington DC Litigation 
  • James Ferguson, Illinois Litigation 
  • Lisa Ferri, New York Litigation 
  • Alan Grimaldi, Washington DC Luminary 
  • Gary Hnath, Nationwide United States International Trade Commission and Washington DC Litigation 
  • Edward Johnson, California Litigation 
  • Gabriela Kennedy, Hong Kong Litigation and Transactions 
  • Joseph Mahoney, Illinois Litigation 
  • John Mancini, New York Litigation 
  • Michael Molano, California Litigation 
  • Vera Nackovic, Illinois Litigation 
  • Brian Nolan, New York Litigation 
  • Colleen Tracy James, New York Litigation 
  • David Wang, California Litigation 
  • Ulrich Worm, Germany Infringement

Published by Intellectual Asset Management magazine, the IAM Patent 1000 is described as the world’s most extensive guide to leading private practice patent professionals and firms around the world’s key jurisdictions. The guide was compiled following an extensive research process, which included interviews with numerous private practice lawyers and in-house counsel to gather market intelligence on the leading players in the field.