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Bronze - Individuals: litigation
“Shaw Keller is a very strong and agile premier litigation boutique. The lawyers are excellent, highly sophisticated, efficient and dispense sound advice. The team are always well prepared and deftly predict how Delaware judges will respond to proposed motions or arguments.” John Shaw and Karen Keller are the stars of the show here: “John is a fantastic lawyer and a wonderful ally to have during trial. He stays calm under pressure and has an excellent substantive knowledge of patent law and civil procedure, as well as impressive advocacy and strategic thinking skills. John is always willing to go the extra mile to get the job done.” Keller ascends into the gold tier this year owing to her “deep knowledge and understanding of patent law. Karen is a top-notch trial attorney who is smart, poised and thoughtful. She is a strong oral advocate with superb cross-examination skills and is a trusted adviser in Delaware.” IAM Patent 1000 newcomer Andrew Russell earns praise for being “an excellent and intelligent lawyer with fantastic judgement on issues of patent law”, as well as for his blog: IPDE.com, which is regularly updated with essential news on IP litigation in the District of Delaware.