McDonnell Boehnen Hulbert & Berghoff LLP (“MBHB”) has been favorably ranked among top law firms in the 2012 legal directory Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business in the category of “Intellectual Property.” The latest annual survey of the U.S. legal market is published by the respected organization Chambers and Partners (“Chambers”).
In addition, MBHB partner Daniel A. Boehnen is ranked as a legal industry leader in the category of “Intellectual Property” within the 2012 edition of Chamber USA.
Chambers identifies the best practitioners in all the main areas of business law. Chambers’ rankings are compiled from interviews with top business leaders and legal advisors. The research is in-depth and client focused and the guide is read by industry-leading companies and organizations throughout the U.S. and worldwide. The qualities on which rankings are assessed include technical legal ability, professional conduct, client service, commercial astuteness, diligence, commitment and other qualities most valued by the client. The rankings and editorial comments about attorneys are independent and objective. Inclusion in the guide is based solely on the findings of the Chambers research team. No one can “buy their way in.” Furthermore, Chambers’ methodology for research into the strengths and reputations of law firms and individuals has been approved by the British Market Research Bureau. To view details regarding MBHB’s ranking as it appears in Chambers’ legal directory, visit www.chambersandpartners.com.
Since 1990, London-based Chambers has published the world’s leading guides to the legal profession and has built a reputation for in-depth, objective research. The Chambers staff of full-time researchers annually prepares several renowned directories worldwide, which rank leading lawyers based upon their reputation amongst peers and clients. Chambers’ highly qualified researchers conduct thousands of interviews with lawyers and their clients worldwide. Working with their editors, they identify and rank the world’s best lawyers (i.e. those who perform best according to the criteria most valued by clients – such as technical expertise, business acumen, prompt delivery, value for money). Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business published its first edition in 2003. For more information, visit www.chambersandpartners.com.
About McDonnell Boehnen Hulbert & Berghoff LLP
McDonnell Boehnen Hulbert & Berghoff LLP provides creative, pragmatic business solutions through a variety of intellectual property services, including litigation, prosecution, and general client counseling. With offices in Illinois, California and North Carolina, MBHB provides comprehensive legal services to obtain and enforce its clients’ intellectual property rights, from navigating patent office procedures to litigating complex infringement actions. MBHB attorneys prosecute patent and trademark applications in both the U.S. and abroad, handle intellectual property litigation matters in trial and appellate courts across the country, and counsel clients nationwide and worldwide on the enforcement and defense of their intellectual property rights. MBHB attorneys are experienced in the procurement, licensing, enforcement, and defense of patents, trademarks, copyrights, trade secrets, and unfair competition actions in a number of technological disciplines and product categories including biotechnology, business methods, chemical, electrical, mechanical and materials, pharmaceuticals and diagnostics, software and telecommunications. Comprised of over 75 attorneys, the law firm provides effective and service-oriented representation on a case-by-case basis. MBHB attorneys undertake each challenge with a full understanding of their client’s business plan and the ways in which the firm’s services help their clients reach their goals. Regardless of MBHB’s role, the firm never lose sight of their clients’ business objectives. MBHB clients know they have trusted their legal issues and plans for the future with knowledgeable, principled professionals who have their best business interests in mind. Website: www.mbhb.com.