Sterne Kessler is a full-service IP firm that delivers innovative solutions tailored to your business and industry.

Sterne Kessler delivers results—no matter the venue, technology, or legal issue, we are a formidable litigation practice built on a foundation of technical excellence.

For 45 years, Sterne Kessler has protected innovation, providing strategic counsel from idea conception and product development to commercialization, launch, and beyond.

As the first “PTAB Firm of the Year” and the first firm to handle 500+ AIA proceedings, Sterne Kessler is your first stop for litigation at the USPTO.

Sterne Kessler has decades of experience counseling clients on trade secret protection related to technology.

Sterne Kessler takes a business-focused approach to help you drive maximum value from your trademark portfolio and protect against infringers and other threats to your business.

Sterne Kessler advises clients on evolving copyright laws to help you navigate the complex web of legal and business issues created in today’s digital world.

From due diligence and IP valuation to strategic advice and opinions of counsel, Sterne Kessler has the insights you need to proceed with confidence.