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U.S. News – Best Lawyers® 2020 Ranks Marshall Gerstein

For the tenth consecutive year, Marshall, Gerstein & Borun LLP has been named in the U.S. News – Best Lawyers ® “Best Law Firms” list!

Congratulations Jennifer Burnette!

Jennifer Burnette is recognized as a Chicago Daily Law Bulletin 40 Under 40 Illinois Attorneys to Watch for 2019!

LMG Life Sciences Recognizes Marshall Gerstein and our Partners

Marshall, Gerstein & Borun LLP is pleased to announce that for the fifth year in a row, the firm has been ranked as "highly recommended" in patent prosecution and patent strategy & management in the 2019 edition of LMG Life Sciences. Nine of our partners are recognized at 2019 "Life Sciences Stars".

Our teams are staffed with technically-trained lawyers who are innately able to teach the technology, and engage with inventors, scientists, and expert witnesses.Mark H. IzraelewiczPartner
Our biotechnology clients are at the forefront of therapeutics, cleantech, and medical device innovation. We develop practical and creative IP strategies that keep pace with our clients’ technology and business goals.Heather R. KisslingPartner
An intellectual property transaction will usually impact almost every aspect of a company's business. That is why we strive to understand not only the client's goals in entering into an agreement, but how that transaction fits into the client's overall business plan.Robert M. GersteinPartner
I believe that protecting our clients’ brands with care and wisdom, focusing on them as the significant business assets that they are, and providing exceptional personalized service are critical components to building a rewarding and lasting client relationship.Maureen Beacom GormanPartner
Pro bono services are integral to our practice. In addition to the Firm's efforts, we partner with our clients to support their affiliated non-profit organizations and pro bono providers.Paul B. StephensPartner
Combining our legal and technical skills with our knowledge of science and business provides us with the means to formulate intellectual property strategies and ultimately help our clients achieve their goals.Matthew R. CareyPartner
Our ability to link the law, science and business enables us to devise and execute our clients’ intellectual property strategies. Pamela L. CoxPartner
Clear communication is a key to success for any business. We recognize the virtues of that in counseling our clients, and we look for those skills in the lawyers we recruit.Sandip H. PatelPartner
From the aspects of intellectual property you would expect, to those you have never heard of, our firm has the global experience and wisdom to help solve your problems and identify creative solutions in today's highly technical and rapidly changing world.Randall G. RuethPartner
We work hard to maintain a working and learning environment where different perspectives are valued and thrive.Roger A. HeppermannPartner
We understand that each of our clients is unique with unique business needs. Our representation of clients in all stages of development allows us to analyze IP from many perspectives and partner with our clients to achieve their business goals.Katherine L. Neville, Ph.D.Partner
We have a culture that allows us to attract and retain talented people who understand great client service. This is critical to our success.Jeffrey S. SharpManaging Partner
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Through the rise of biosimilars, the evolution of patent eligibility, and the advent of hedge-fund challenges to pharma patents, Marshall Gerstein keeps a watchful eye on biotechnology and life sciences PTAB developments.

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November 19, 2019
Marshall Gerstein Elects Three New Partners Marshall, Gerstein & Borun LLP today announced the election of Michael J. Allikian Ph.D., Jonathan C. Hughley, and Cameron B. Pick to partnership, effective January 1. “We could not be prouder of Michael, Jonathan and Cameron for their hard work and... More
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