The Patent 1000 focuses exclusively on patent practice and has firmly established itself as the definitive 'go-to' resource for those seeking world-class legal patent expertise.
Bronze - Firms: litigation
Silver - Firms: prosecution
Since opening its doors in 2020, CPST Intellectual Property has been making waves on the legal landscape. While the outfit may be young, the collective experience of the team is nothing short of impressive and over half of its prosecution pros feature in the guide this year. Life sciences whizz Santosh Chari brings more than three decades of wisdom to the mix and is a great port of call for international applications. Having started out as a researcher at a major biotechnology company, IAM Patent 1000 newcomer Leah Begleiter Rodin understands the business value behind strong patent protection and develops portfolios efficiently. Novel technologies never faze Brett Slaney, who comfortably navigates tricky AI, quantum computing and blockchain matters. The dual-qualified Anthony Prenol solves complex problems from an inter-disciplinary perspective, given his comprehensive prosecution and litigation know-how.