Willkie Ranked Among Top Firms for Patent Litigator Hires by Patexia

April 13, 2022

The Firm’s IP Department is highlighted as a destination for leading patent litigators in 2021.

Willkie has been ranked among the top five law firms that grew their patent litigation practices the most in 2021 by IP analytics company Patexia, Inc. The Firm was noted for bringing in several prominent patent litigators through lateral hires recently, making it one of the industry’s burgeoning patent litigation practice groups.

The publication highlighted Willkie’s recent additions of Indranil “Indy” Mukerji, who joined as Head of Tech Patent Litigation, and Krista Schwartz, Co-Chair of Patent and Other IP Litigation.

In addition, Willkie has expanded its nationwide IP Department with the addition of several other prominent patent litigation partners including Sara Tonnies Horton, Michael G. Babbitt, Barrington Dyer, Jonathan Patchen and Stephen Marshall.

Willkie’s Intellectual Property Department represents clients from across the globe in litigation, transactions, counseling, and licensing on issues involving patents, trademarks, copyrights, domain names and trade secrets. The Firm’s experience covers most industries and technologies, including pharmaceuticals, biologics, computer hardware and software, semiconductors, medical devices, consumer products, information and financial services, electronic devices, traditional and new media publishing, e-commerce, energy, sports, insurance and music rights.