WASHINGTON, D.C. (March 25, 2016) – Sterne, Kessler, Goldstein & Fox P.L.L.C. is pleased to announce the release of its patent office litigation update with statistics indicating Sterne Kessler as the first and only intellectual property law firm in the country to handle 400 inter partes reviews, covered business method proceedings, and post-grant review filings collectively before the United States Patent and Trademark Office’s (USPTO) Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB). Sterne Kessler continues to be recognized as a leader at the PTAB by its peers and clients. In 2015, Sterne Kessler was named the first ever PTAB “Firm of the Year” by Managing Intellectual Property magazine and was recognized as the “Patent Prosecution Firm of the Year” by LMG Life Sciences.

About Sterne Kessler
Founded in 1978 and based in Washington, DC, Sterne Kessler is dedicated exclusively to the protection, transfer and enforcement of intellectual property rights. Our team of attorneys, registered patent agents, students and technical specialists include some of the country’s most respected practitioners of intellectual property law. Most of our professionals hold an advanced level degree, including approximately 60 with master’s degrees and more than 50 with a doctorate in science or engineering — credentials wide and deep enough to fill the faculty of a science-oriented university.