The WTR 1000 focuses exclusively on trademark practice and has firmly established itself as the definitive 'go-to' resource for those seeking world-class legal trademark expertise
Silver - Individuals: prosecution and strategy
Silver - Individuals: enforcement and litigation
The attorneys at Pierce Atwood get in sync with clients on multiple levels and design innovative trademark strategies that leave them protected while spurring them on to the achievement of their business goals. Key selling points for the team include intimate familiarity with online issues, rich knowledge of marketing and advertising law and extensive international connections – all of which ensure the delivery of well-rounded global solutions. Setting the pace is Jonathan Gelchinsky, an “extremely reliable and responsive attorney with great insight on USPTO practice”. “Jon is practical in his approach and provides excellent, commercially relevant advice. His level of creativity is second to none.” Alongside him in the listings this year is Michael Hernandez, an associate who joined the firm just over five years ago after a successful career in marketing, corporate and product management roles in the technology industry. He “consistently provides timely and pragmatic counsel on both legal and business issues”. Together, they handle trademark clearance, US and foreign prosecution, enforcement and licensing matters for Easton Diamond Sports, a leading manufacturer of baseball and softball equipment; and manage the trademark portfolio for Caterpillar’s Solar Turbines business.