Managing Intellectual Property magazine names 10 Pillsbury partners as IP stars

Managing Intellectual Property magazine has named 10 Pillsbury partners in the second edition of its annual IP Stars guide, a state-by-state analysis of the IP market.

Inclusion is based on surveys conducted in more than 80 countries and rankings are based on extensive research among IP practitioners. Pillsbury attorneys were recognised in the areas of patent prosecution, patent contentious, trademark prosecution, trademark contentious, copyright and counselling.

Those included on the 2014 list are:

  • From California: Evan Finkel, Bobby Ghajar, Richard L Kirkpatrick and Richard H Zaitlen
  • From Virginia: William P Atkins, Jack S Barufka, Bryan P Collins, Raj S Davé, James G Gatto and William K West