Fish & Richardson Announces 36 Attorneys Named "IP Stars" by Managing Intellectual Property Magazine


Fish & Richardson today announced that 36 of its attorneys have been recognized as "IP Stars" by Managing Intellectual Property (MIP) magazine. The "IP Stars USA" list highlights the country's leading intellectual property attorneys who have been highly recommended by their peers and clients.

The 36 Fish principals named "IP Stars" include:

  • Gwilym Attwell (Patent, Delaware)
  • James Babineau (Patent and Trademark, Austin)
  • Edmond Bannon (Patent and Trademark, New York)
  • Gregory Booker (Patent, Delaware)
  • Juanita Brooks (Patent and Trademark, Southern California)
  • Ruffin Cordell (Patent, Washington, D.C.)
  • Ahmed J. Davis (Patent, Washington, D.C.)
  • Sean Dean, Ph.D. (Patent, Boston)
  • John Dragseth (Patent, Twin Cities)
  • Janis Fraser, Ph.D. (Patent, Boston)
  • Todd Garcia, Ph.D. (Patent, Boston)
  • Kurt Glitzenstein (Patent, Boston)
  • Lisa Greenwald-Swire (Trademark, Silicon Valley)
  • John Hayden (Patent, Washington, D.C.)
  • David Healey (Patent, Houston)
  • David Hosp (Trademark, Boston)
  • Thad Kodish (Patent, Atlanta)
  • Teresa Lavoie, Ph.D. (Patent, Twin Cities)
  • Jolynn Lussier (Patent, Boston)
  • Terry Mahn (Patent, Washington, D.C.)
  • Christopher Marchese (Patent and Trademark, Southern California)
  • Kristen McCallion (Trademark, New York)
  • Douglas McCann (Patent, Delaware)
  • Michael McKeon (Patent, Washington, D.C.)
  • Wes Musselman (Patent, Dallas)
  • John Pegram (Patent, New York)
  • John Phillips (Patent, Southern California)
  • Frank Porcelli (Patent, Boston)
  • Mark Puzella (Trademark, Boston)
  • Karl Renner (Patent, Washington, D.C.)
  • Frank Scherkenbach (Patent and Trademark, Boston)
  • Franceska O. Schroeder (Patent, Washington, D.C.)
  • Jonathan Singer (Patent, Southern California)
  • Robert Sullivan, Jr. (Patent, New York)
  • Cynthia Johnson Walden (Trademark, Boston)
  • Dorothy Whelan (Patent, Twin Cities)

's independent research is based on a weighted system of peer and client feedback, combined with a review of information obtained from surveys conducted with law firms and their clients in over 80 jurisdictions around the world. Inclusion is based solely on merit; no individual has paid to be included in the list.

Fish & Richardson is a global patent prosecution, intellectual property litigation, and commercial litigation law firm with more than 400 attorneys and technology specialists in the U.S. and Europe. Our success is rooted in our creative and inclusive culture, which values the diversity of people, experiences, and perspectives. Fish is the #1 U.S. patent litigation firm, handling nearly three times as many cases as its nearest competitor; a powerhouse patent prosecution firm; a top-tier trademark and copyright firm; and the #1 firm at the Patent Trial and Appeal Board, with more cases than any other firm. Since 1878, Fish attorneys have been winning cases worth billions in controversy – often by making new law – for the world's most innovative and influential technology leaders. For more information, visit or follow us at @FishRichardson.

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