IAM Patent 1000 2016 Ranks Morris Nichols Among Top Delaware IP Firms

Wilmington, DE (May 31, 2016) – Intellectual Asset Management (“IAM”) has released the fifth edition of IAM Patent 1000 – The World’s Leading Patent Professionals. The 2016 guide pronounces Morris, Nichols, Arsht & Tunnell LLP a “patent litigation powerhouse” and ranks the firm in its highest, Gold band on the Delaware rankings table.

Five Morris Nichols partners were ranked as leading Delaware patent professionals, a testament to the firm’s “considerable bench strength.” Sources report Jack B. Blumenfeld is the “dean of the bar―it’s hard to find a better practitioner than him in the state. He’s a go-to lawyer and a tremendously good strategist. He really is a brilliant tactician.” Mary B. Graham is touted as a “dazzling” litigator and Karen Jacobs is regarded as a “perspicacious and commercially minded lawyer.” One peer and co-defendant told IAM researchers that the “terrific” Maryellen Noreika is “excellent.” Rodger D. Smith II is distinguished for his “consummate insight.”

About IAM Patent 1000 – The World’s Leading Patent Practitioners

Published by Intellectual Asset Management since 2012, IAM Patent 1000 – The World’s Leading Patent Practitioners identifies the top patent practitioners in key jurisdictions around the globe. The guide is the result of an extensive, five-month research process including more than 1,500 phone interviews with law firm attorneys and in-house counsel around the world.

About Morris, Nichols, Arsht & Tunnell LLP

Morris Nichols combines a broad national practice of corporate, intellectual property, business reorganization and restructuring, commercial law and litigation with a general business, tax, estate planning and real estate practice within the State of Delaware.  The firm is regularly involved as lead counsel or co-counsel in matters of national and international significance, as well as those affecting its immediate community.  Follow us on LinkedIn or Twitter.