IAM Patent 1000 2021

Patents are essential business commodities and knowing how to obtain, enforce and monetise them has become mission critical. The IAM Patent 1000 has firmly established itself as the definitive ‘go-to’ resource for those seeking to identify world-class, private practice patent expertise.

Introduction

The IAM Patent 1000 shines a spotlight on the firms and individuals that are deemed outstanding in the pivotal area of patent law.

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Methodology

IAM undertakes exhaustive qualitative research, identifying top firms and individuals based on their depth of expertise, market presence and sophistication of work.

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Research

To research the market, IAM conducts in-person, telephone and video interviews and gathers written submissions from firms detailing their recent activity in the field.

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Bandings explained

The IAM Patent 1000 recommends the best of the patent scene. Where appropriate, recommendations are presented in gold, silver and bronze bands.

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Law firms and patent attorney firms play a significant role in developing and implementing patent strategies that are vital for business success.

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Only those individuals who stand out for their exceptional skill sets and profound insights into patent matters feature in the IAM Patent 1000.

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Meet the Research Team

Nicholas Richardson

Head of Research

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Asma Abbarova

Deputy Head of Research

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Sophie Storrs

Senior Research Analyst

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Molly Marsh

Senior Research Analyst

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Alice Clifton

Research Analyst

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Andrew Murray

Research Analyst

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Nina Mearns

Research Analyst

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Samuel Lo

Research Analyst

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Sara Nowak

Research Analyst

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