Washington D.C. (June 28, 2019) – Sterne, Kessler, Goldstein & Fox P.L.L.C. is pleased to announce that the firm is the recipient of two awards from the Leaders League’s International Legal Alliance Summit and Awards (ILASA). For the fourth consecutive year, Sterne Kessler received the Silver Award for “Best USA IP Firm: Patent Prosecution.” The firm was also recognized with the Silver Award for “Best USA IP Firm: Patent Litigation” for the third consecutive year. Lastly, the related Leaders League publication also ranked the firm as leading in the 2019 “Intellectual Property – Patent Prosecution” law firm rankings.

The ILASA awardees were selected from both the corporate and legal sectors by judges from in-house counsels and intellectual property directors of major international companies. Joseph Mutschelknaus, a director in the firm’s Electronics Group, attended the ceremony and accepted the awards on behalf of the firm.

The ILASA awards celebrate the best general practice law firms and IP specialty firms in their domestic market for their excellent annual results and lasting performance in management and leadership. The awards received by Sterne Kessler are indicative of the firm’s consistent preeminence as a full-service intellectual property law firm, particularly in the areas of patent prosecution and patent litigation.

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.