Washington, D.C. (August 19, 2021) – Sterne, Kessler, Goldstein & Fox is pleased to announce that Directors Robert Greene Sterne, Jorge A. Goldstein, Ph.D., and Pauline M. Pelletier have been recognized by Best Lawyers in the 28th edition of their publication. This year marks Sterne’s seventeenth consecutive year of being ranked by Best Lawyers, Dr. Goldstein’s fourteenth, and Pelletier’s second year.

Peers nominated Sterne for his outstanding achievements in the category of litigation-patent and patent law. This ranking follows numerous recent accolades, including recognition in the 2021 edition of Chambers & Partners USA in the area of “District of Columbia, Intellectual Property: Patent Prosecution,” and is recognized by Intellectual Asset Management in their 2021 “IAM Strategy 300: The World’s Leading IP Strategists” rankings.

Peers selected Dr. Goldstein as among the best in biotechnology and life sciences practice, litigation-patent, and patent law. In 2021, Dr. Goldstein was recognized by Chambers & Partners USA as “Senior Statesperson for District of Columbia, Intellectual Property: Patent Prosecution.”

Pelletier, a rising star in IP law, was recognized in Best Lawyers “Ones to Watch” list in the litigation-intellectual property and litigation-patent categories. This ranking marks Pelletier’s second year being recognized in the publication. In 2021, she was also recognized as a “Rising Star” in intellectual property by Super Lawyers.

About Sterne, Kessler, Goldstein & Fox

Based in Washington, D.C. and renowned for more than four decades for dedication to the protection, transfer, and enforcement of intellectual property rights, Sterne, Kessler, Goldstein & Fox is one of the most highly regarded intellectual property specialty law firms in the world. Its team of attorneys, registered patent agents, students, and technical specialists include some of the country’s most respected practitioners of IP law tackling innovations across a broad spectrum of industries. The firm’s practitioners hold over 50 masters and over 50 doctorate degrees in science or engineering and represent Fortune 500 companies, entrepreneurs, start-ups, inventors, venture capital firms, and universities in a client service driven environment that is welcoming, inclusive, and intellectually stimulating. Visit the firm online at sternekessler.com.