Marshall, Gerstein & Borun and Five Attorneys Ranked Among World’s Top Trademark Firms and Practitioners
January 12, 2015
Marshall, Gerstein & Borun LLP and five of its attorneys have been recognized in the 2015 edition of the World Trademark Review 1000:
- Gregory J. Chinlund, partner and chair of the Firm’s Trademark Practice Group
- Maureen Beacom Gorman, partner
- Marsha K. Hoover, partner
- Richard M. LaBarge, partner
- Jill Anderfuren, special counsel
The WTR 1000 is an independent multimedia publication dedicated to reporting on trademark issues for in-house and private practitioners internationally. It also identifies firms and individuals setting industry benchmarks for trademark legal services. To select firms for inclusion in the WTR 1000, World Trademark Review conducted hundreds of interviews with trademark specialists, both private practice and in-house, in more than 50 key jurisdictions. Top-ranking finalists were selected as the firms and individuals to whom trademark professionals turn to for substantial trademark services when seeking local and international legal partners.
Marshall, Gerstein & Borun’s Trademark Practice Group is comprised of professionals with extensive experience in all aspects of trademark selection, registration, enforcement and litigation. The Firm works closely with its clients through every phase of the branding process to secure and enhance trademark rights in the United States. In collaboration with a network of trusted colleagues in foreign countries, the Firm manages global trademark portfolios and enforcement programs for its clients. Marshall, Gerstein & Borun’s veteran trademark attorneys litigate trademark infringement and dilution cases, defend clients against allegations of infringement and frequently advise on the limits of IP rights, enabling clients to make informed decisions about how best to establish and defend proprietary rights in social media. The Firm’s Trademark Practice Group also handles advertising issues, design and trade dress rights, trade secrets, and rights of publicity and privacy.