Washington D.C. (August 15, 2019) – Sterne, Kessler, Goldstein & Fox is pleased to announce that founding directors Robert Greene Sterne and Jorge A. Goldstein, Ph.D. have been recognized individually in the 26th edition of Best Lawyers in America. This is Sterne’s fifteenth consecutive year of being recognized by Best Lawyers in America, and Dr. Goldstein’s twelfth straight year.

Sterne was nominated by peers for his outstanding achievements in the category of litigation-patent. He has had numerous recent accolades, including receiving a Band 1 ranking in 2019 from Chambers & Partners USA in the area of “District of Columbia, Intellectual Property: Patent Prosecution,” and being listed as among the “leading IP practitioners in the world” by the World Intellectual Property Review (WIPR) in their 2018 “WIPR Leaders” publication. In the 2019 IAM Strategy 300, Sterne was acknowledged as, “an international all-round IP visionary [who has] published extensively on PTAB litigation.”

Selected by his peers as among the best in the fields of biotechnology and life sciences practice, litigation-patent, and patent law, Dr. Goldstein has also garnered several recent awards and achievements. In 2019, Dr. Goldstein was recognized by Chambers & Partners USA as “Senior Statesperson for USA – Nationwide, Life Sciences: IP/Patent Litigation,” as well as “Senior Statesperson for District of Columbia, Intellectual Property: Patent Prosecution.”

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About Best Lawyers
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About Sterne Kessler

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 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.