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Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner LLP

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Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner, LLP is one of the world’s largest firms focusing on intellectual property law. With offices in the United States, Asia, and Europe, Finnegan practices all aspects of patent, trademark, copyright, and trade secret law, representing clients in IP issues related to US and European patent and trademark law, international trade, portfolio management, the internet, cybersecurity, e-commerce, government contracts, antitrust, and unfair competition. Finnegan offers full-service IP legal and technical experience in virtually every industry and technology: biotechnology, pharmaceuticals, biologics and biosimilars, chemicals, electronics, semiconductors, computers and software, automotive, aerospace and aviation, industrial manufacturing, consumer products, medical devices, clean energy and renewables, robotics, and 3D printing. More than 300 of Finnegan’s legal professionals hold degrees in scientific disciplines (75+ hold PhDs), more than 230 are registered to practice before the US Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO), and more than 35 are former USPTO patent examiners.

Surveys conducted by legal and business publications consistently rank Finnegan as one of the leading IP law practices in the world. Managing Intellectual Property ranked Finnegan as the first-ever ‘IP Firm of the Decade’ and recognized the firm as ‘Global IP Firm of the Year’ in 2016. In Managing Intellectual Property’s ‘World IP’ surveys, the firm is ranked as a top US law firm for contentious and non-contentious patent and trademark work; Chambers USA also ranks Finnegan as a top IP law firm.

Main areas of practice

Finnegan’s attorneys focus on US and European intellectual property law, including patent prosecution; patent opinions and counseling; PTAB trials and patent office proceedings, including inter partes review, post-grant review, re-examinations, reissues, interferences, and derivation; patent transactions, including due diligence licensing, and patent monetization; patent litigation; trademark prosecution and counseling; trademark litigation; trade secrets; and copyrights.

Managing Partner: Mark D Sweet

Chair: James B Monroe

Other Offices:London

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