Pearl Cohen Zedek Latzer Baratz

Pearl Cohen Zedek Latzer Baratz is an international law firm with offices in prime locations around the globe, including Boston, London, Los Angeles, New York and Tel Aviv. Due to the firm’s multi-jurisdictional presence, Pearl Cohen’s practice leaders excel in cross-border hi-tech, commercial, corporate, tax and litigation work, while being recognised for their unrivalled IP and patent capabilities. Pearl Cohen’s professionals comprise a global team that collaborates seamlessly to provide clients with fully integrated legal services and tailored legal and professional solutions across practice areas and industries.

Pearl Cohen is Israel’s largest full-service patent firm with more than 55 experienced patent attorneys and agents authorised to practise before the USPTO, the EPO, the UK Intellectual Property Office and the Israeli Patent Office (IPO).

The firm has the largest IP licensing group in Israel, as well as a highly reputed and experienced IP litigation group. The team’s patent expertise is augmented by a significant support staff of scientific advisers. Many of our patent attorneys and patent agents, and all of our scientific advisers, have advanced degrees from the world’s top academic institutions and practical, hands-on laboratory knowledge or industrial experience.

Pearl Cohen’s patent group provides the strategic vision, creative support and professional guidance needed to successfully protect and promote clients’ inventions and ideas.

Pearl Cohen helps clients to obtain patent protection around the world. Clients routinely rely on the firm’s reputation for providing innovative, strategic and seamless international patent strategies to protect their inventions and commercial products and services. Clients also benefit greatly from the synergy between the firm’s related practice areas (eg, IP and business law) to acquire, sell or license patents.

The ability to leverage patent and trademark rights is critical to the financial health of large and small companies across the globe. Pearl Cohen’s premier IP litigators are experienced in successfully resolving disputes relating to eligibility for patent and trademark protection, validity, infringement and licensing. They are not only skilled legal professionals but are also trained scientists or engineers. Many worked in industry or academic research before joining the legal profession.

Pearl Cohen’s extended IP practice provides the additional technical resources of multiple PhD scientists. The firm understands not only clients’ businesses, but also their technology and can effectively represent their interests in cases involving even the most complicated technologies.

Pearl Cohen has in-depth experience working with clients across all major industries, with an emphasis on life sciences and hi-tech. In addition to practical experience in the courtroom, the firm’s patent and trademark litigators regularly represent clients in adversarial proceedings before the USPTO and the IPO. They also represent clients in hostile licensing negotiations, arbitrations and mediation proceedings. The firm represents both patent owners and accused infringers, ranging in size and character from start-ups to large global corporations and university technology transfer offices, and works closely with other practice groups to provide seamless legal services to clients.

The fact that Pearl Cohen is the only international law firm in Israel operating simultaneously from various global locations is a crucial advantage for corporations seeking one firm to handle their cross-border patent and trademark portfolios. As the firm employs IP professionals from diverse backgrounds, it can advise clients in multiple industries, including life sciences, medical devices, technology, media and software.

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Pearl Cohen Zedek Latzer Baratz
1500 Broadway
New York
NY 10036
United States

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Other offices

  • Boston
  • London
  • Los Angeles
  • Tel Aviv

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