Brent Lorimer Recognized by Best Lawyers as the 2012 Top Patent Litigator in Salt Lake City

June 4, 2012

Brent P. Lorimer, a shareholder and managing director of Workman Nydegger, has been named by Best Lawyers as Salt Lake City’s top Patent Litigator for 2012.  Only one lawyer in each community is honored as the “Lawyer of the Year” for a given specialty.  Best Lawyers is one of the oldest and most respected peer-review publications in the legal profession.

Best Lawyers compiles its lists of outstanding attorneys by conducting exhaustive peer-review surveys in which thousands of  leading lawyers confidentially evaluate their professional peers.  The current (18th) edition of The Best Lawyers in America is based on more than 3.9 million detailed evaluations of lawyers by other lawyers.  Lawyers honored as “Lawyers of the Year” have received particularly high ratings in the Best Lawyer survey by earning a high level of respect among their peers for their abilities, professionalism and integrity.  Steven Naifeh, President of Best Lawyers, commented that “We continue to believe – as we have believed for more than 25 years – that recognition by one’s peers is the most meaningful form of praise in the legal profession.  We would like to congratulate Brent P. Lorimer on being selected as the ‘Salt Lake City Best Lawyers Litigation – Patent Lawyer of the year’ for 2012.”

Founded more than 25 years ago, Workman Nydegger is one of the largest firms in Salt Lake, and has consistently earned recognition as one of the top intellectual property firms in the nation.  The firm represents a wide array of clients in all areas of intellectual property law, including patent, trademark, copyright, unfair competition, and related litigation and licensing matters, and in a diverse range of technologies, including computer systems, software, e-commerce and information technology; electronics and electrical engineering; pharmaceutical, nutraceutical, chemical, biotechnology, and medical and life science technologies; physics and optics; mechanics and mechanical engineering and alternative energy.