Copyright Law: Herbert L. Allen, Ava K. Doppelt, David L. Sigalow and Robert H. Thornburg. This is Mr. Thornburg’s first year of inclusion in Best Lawyers.
Litigation, Intellectual Property: Herbert L. Allen, Ava K. Doppelt and Brian R. Gilchrist.
Litigation, Patent Law: Herbert L. Allen and Brian R. Gilchrist.
Trademark Law: Herbert L. Allen and Ava K. Doppelt.
Patent Law: Herbert L. Allen
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