May 31, 2016

Workman Nydegger Honored as Top Ranked Gold Firm in IAM Patent 1000

By: Paige White

Intellectual Asset Management (IAM) magazine has recognized Workman Nydegger as a top ranked gold firm in its fifth edition of IAM Patent 1000 – The World’s Leading Patent Practitioners.  Each year, IAM Patent 1000 recognizes the top professionals in patent prosecution, licensing and litigation.  The publication researches each firm and the comments received from sources to rank them in levels of gold, silver and bronze.

Five Workman Nydegger Shareholders were also recognized in the publication.  Rick Nydegger and Brent Lorimer were recommended for IP Litigation and Transactions.  Rick Nydegger, Jonathan Richards, John Guynn, and Paul Taylor were individually recommended for IP Prosecution.  IAM detailed the strengths of each attorney, recognizing Rick Nydegger for “having seen and done just about everything to do with patents”, Brent Lorimer as “a natural leader when it comes to high-stakes litigation”, Jonathan Richards as “an opinion writer par excellence, and an experienced portfolio developer”, John Guynn as “a strategist known for his fresh thinking on USPTO approaches”, and Paul Taylor for his “profound understanding of technology”.

Founded over 30 years ago, Workman Nydegger specializes in intellectual property (IP) law and complex litigation.  The firm represents a wide array of clients in all areas of intellectual property law, including patent, trademark, copyright, litigation and prosecution, unfair competition and related licensing matters, and possesses expertise 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.