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Chamberlain Hrdlicka Makes Juristat’s Top Patent Firms

February 2, 2022

Chamberlain Hrdlicka ranked in the Technology Center 2100 Category

Chamberlain Hrdlicka has been ranked among Top Patent Firms by Juristat, in the Technology Center 2100 category, which encompasses patent applications relating to computer architecture and information security, from companies such as Dell, IBM, Microsoft, and Intel. The firm was among only eight firms to place among top ten in more than one criterion, having ranked first in the average office actions before allowance and placing seventh in the allowance rate rank, resulting in the overall third place on the Juristat Rank.

“We’re thankful to Juristat for creating an objective ranking to assist technology companies select the best patent law firms to protect their products and services,” said Aly Dossa, Intellectual Property shareholder and chair of the Data Security & Privacy practice at Chamberlain Hrdlicka. “With decades of experience in patent law combined with extensive technical backgrounds, our patent team understands both the technology behind our technology clients’ product or service and their legal and business challenges, allowing us to develop and implement effective IP protection strategies, from idea to issuance.”

Juristat’s rankings are based on its database of more than 10 million pending, abandoned, and granted patent applications, enabling an objective analysis of the performance of every law firm practicing within the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO). For each technology center, Juristat identifies the top firms in each of three criteria – allowance rate, average office actions before allowance, and volume of applications filed. Firms are ranked on each of those three key metrics, as well as receive the overall ranking – the Juristat Rank, calculated by taking into account the firm’s rank for key metrics, as well as rewarding firms who ranked in more than one category, to reflect which firms have the most well-rounded performance in each tech center.

“When searching for a patent firm, we know companies and inventors want a partner that’s attuned to their specific industry and technologies,” said Danielle Hohmeier, Director of Marketing at Juristat. “That is why our rankings of the Top Patent Firms take into account both experience and performance within each specific technology center. Chamberlain Hrdlicka should be proud to be named among the best of the best.”

The analysis for TC 2100 was conducted in December 2021, and analyzed public applications disposed (or in the case of the first metric, applications filed) between January 1, 2019, and December 31, 2019. To qualify for inclusion, a firm must have filed a minimum of 100 applications in the tech center during that time period, to ensure extensive experience in that technology center and an appropriate-sized dataset the evaluate performance metrics.

Chamberlain Hrdlicka’s Intellectual Property team brings extensive legal and technical backgrounds, advanced degrees, and industry experience to assist clients worldwide navigate an increasingly complex landscape of laws, regulations, and legal decisions related to complex IP issues in industries, such as computer hardware and software, cloud computing, machine learning, semiconductors, air conditioning, oil and gas equipment and services, and petroleum refining. The team works with Fortune® 100 and other large companies as well as with small and medium-sized companies in a broad range of technologies.

Chamberlain Hrdlicka’s patent team provides a full range of patent services, including preparation and prosecution of patent applications, patent portfolio management, monetization of patent assets, assertion assessment, analysis of patent-related properties, and licensing services and counseling. Its business-first approach is designed to help companies increase revenues and build the value of their portfolio through licensing, enforcement, and other commercialization strategies. Chamberlain Hrdlicka’s patent lawyers and professionals have successfully prepared, prosecuted, and secured issuances of many thousands of utility and design patent applications in the United States and throughout the world across a full spectrum of technologies.

The IP practice also specializes in:

  • Licensing
  • Technology & IP Transactions
  • Patent Litigation
  • Trademark Litigation
  • Trade Secret Litigation
  • Copyright Litigation & Strategic Counseling
  • Patent Office Post-Grant Proceedings
  • Patent Prosecution & Strategic Counseling
  • Trademark Prosecution & Strategic Counseling