We are an intellectual property specialty firm dedicated exclusively to the protection, transfer and enforcement of IP rights for our clients.

Our team of attorneys, registered patent agents, student associates and technical specialists include some of the country’s most respected practitioners of intellectual property law.

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Most of our professionals hold an advanced-level degree, including more than 60 with a doctorate in science or engineering.

Teaming with our IP professionals is an extraordinary team of managers and staff. We utilize robust technical platforms, protocols and systems to deliver a full suite of services to clients.

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Our client base includes developing and established companies, venture capital firms, individual entrepreneurs and universities.

From bleeding-edge technology fields, like carbon footprint technologies, pharmacogenomics, nanomedicine and biofuels to next-generation electronics and other consumer products.

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Directors often show concern for me as a person. I’ve had offers from other firms but I just don’t want to leave Sterne Kessler.

Associate Comments Chambers Associate 2021

There’s a lot of appreciation for the variety of backgrounds people bring, which affects how people interact – I have friends at all levels of the firm.

Associate Comments Chambers Associate 2021

Sterne Kessler offers notable strength and expertise in managing complex portfolios in the pharmaceutical industry.

Client Comments Chambers Associate 2021

Our associates participate in annual surveys administered by The Vault and Chambers Associate, and they consistently give the firm high marks.

Client Comments Chambers Associate 2021