June 15, 2004
Fulbright & Jaworski Trademark Practice Named One of Most Active in the U.S.
HOUSTON — The international law firm of Fulbright & Jaworski L.L.P. announced today that its trademark practice was named one of the most active in the United States by Intellectual Property Today. Fulbright ranked fourth on the list based on the number of U.S. trademark registrations issued in 2003 where the law firms and individuals were listed as the legal representative.
Fulbright & Jaworski’s Intellectual Property Practice is one of the largest in the country with more than 150 intellectual property attorneys and scientific advisors. The firm works closely with a variety of businesses and inventors as well as universities and non profit organizations to help establish, manage and enforce trademarks around the world.
Paul Krieger, Head of the firm’s intellectual property practice, states, “Our IP practice has a 40-plus year history that ranks among the nation’s largest and most active practices. Complementing our strength in trademarks is a top-tier IP litigation practice and a patent practice with a broad range of technical expertise and experience. We continue to seek talent to expand this practice coast to coast and abroad.”
Intellectual Property Today publishes annual lists of the top patent and trademark firms in the United States. The publication focuses on issues in intellectual property law including patents, trademarks and copyrights as well as developments in leading edge technology such as multimedia, genetic engineering, computer software and biotechnology.
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Fulbright & Jaworski L.L.P.
Founded in 1919, Fulbright & Jaworski L.L.P. is a leading full-service international law firm, with approximately 900 attorneys in 11 offices in Houston, New York, Washington, D.C., Austin, Dallas, Los Angeles, Minneapolis, San Antonio, Hong Kong, London and Munich. Fulbright provides a full range of legal services to both domestic and foreign clients worldwide.
The 2004 BTI survey of FORTUNE 1000 general counsel chose Fulbright as a “Top 30 Best A-Team Law Firm” and, Corporate Board Member magazine named Fulbright among the top 20 corporate law firms in the U.S. their survey of board members of public companies. In IP Worldwide’s November 2003 issue, intellectual property counsel ranked Fulbright second among U.S. law firms for trademark counseling and litigation. For more information, please visit our Web site at www.fulbright.com.
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Leigh Ann Nicas, Public Relations Manager
(713) 651-5582 or [email protected]