Sterne, Kessler, Goldstein & Fox is honored to be under consideration for five awards at the 16th annual Managing IP Awards, which will be hosted online on April 7, 2021. Of particular note, Director Monica Riva Talley is nominated for National Trademark Practitioner of the Year, and Director Daniel E. Yonan is up for Litigation Practitioner of the Year for the DC Metro area. In addition to these individual recognitions, Sterne Kessler as a firm is under consideration for the following awards:

  • USA – Regional Categories – Patent Prosecution (Northeast)
  • North America – National Categories – PTAB
  • North America – National Categories – IP Boutique

About the Managing IP Awards

The Managing IP Awards program is the most comprehensive and widely respected IP law firm awards event in the world. Now in its 16th year, the program covers a broad range of IP practice areas and more than 30 jurisdictions. Before compiling the shortlists, researchers evaluate the work data supplied by firms and, where applicable, reviewed publicly available information such as court and IP office records. The research for the Managing IP Awards program is rigorous and impartial. There is no fee to pay to participate in our research, and the awards are not influenced by any commercial relationship with Managing IP. Read about the practice areas at