May 23, 2014

Workman Nydegger Recognized by Two National Publications

By: Paige White

SALT LAKE CITY, May 23, 2014 –  Rick D. Nydegger, co-founder of Workman Nydegger, an intellectual property law firm headquartered in Salt Lake City, received the highest ranking for a patent attorney in the 2014 Chambers USA Guide.  The most outstanding law firms and lawyers are identified by Chambers’ research team and placed in ranking bands with 1 being the best. Nydegger has been top ranked by Chambers since 2008.

Also recognized by Chambers USA were John Stringham, Band 3, and the firm overall, Band 2. “I don’t know anyone better at patent litigation,” quoted Chambers that ranks lawyers and firms based on qualities valued by clients: value, professional conduct, commercial astuteness, client service, diligence, industry knowledge, commitment, technical ability and efficiency.

Intellectual Property Today™ ranked Workman Nydegger as the top Utah firm out of 202 firms nationwide for the number of U.S. trademark registrations issued in 2013. W|N ranked 83rd with 181 trademarks. IP Today, published monthly since 1994, focuses on legal issues in patent, trademark and copyright law.

Celebrating its 30th anniversary, Workman Nydegger is the largest intellectual property law firm in Utah. It has been consistently recognized as one of the top intellectual property firms in the nation and this year was awarded four of U.S. News/Best Lawyers’ five Utah Intellectual Property Lawyer of the Year designations. Lawyers at the firm represent clients in all areas of intellectual property law including patent, trademark, copyright, unfair competition and related litigation and licensing matters in a diverse range of technologies including computer systems, software, e-commerce and information technology; electronics and electrical engineering; pharmaceutical, chemical, biotechnology and life science; physics and optics; mechanics and mechanical engineering and alternative energy. For more information: