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Highly-recommended - Firms: prosecution
“Harrity & Harrity is an excellent firm with national and international capabilities. Its practitioners produce good quality work in a timely manner and are a pleasure to work with. They have great technical expertise, maintain a high level of communication and their rates are reasonable.” At the heart of the practice are John Harrity and Paul Harrity, who are dedicated to promoting diversity and inclusion in the IP industry. The pair both spent time as engineers and patent examiners before founding the practice, and have an exceptional ability to quickly develop an understanding of complex inventions. Another top performer at the practice is Paul Gurzo, who also has experience working at the USPTO. He is a strategic adviser and prosecutor with particular skill in the electrical and electromechanical technologies. Featuring in the guide for the first time this year are Neil Kardos and Elaine Spector. Kardos has drafted over 500 patent applications for a number of Patent 300 companies, while Spector benefits from her six years of in-house experience at Johns Hopkins Technology Ventures, where she managed over 500 matters relating to medical and software technologies.
Recommended - Firms: prosecution
& Harrity LLP (Fairfax VA)