Fenwick Earns High Honors among Intellectual Property Law Firms in Silicon Valley

Mountain View, CA (August 3, 2012) - Fenwick & West LLP is pleased to announce that for the third straight year it has been named the No. 2 Top Intellectual Property Law Firm by the Silicon Valley/ San Jose Business Journal.

Each year the Silicon Valley/ San Jose Business Journal publishes a list of Silicon Valley’s top 25 Intellectual Property Law Firms ranked by the number of IP lawyers at each firm. There are 76 intellectual property attorneys in Fenwick’s Mountain View headquarters. Among them, 31 are patent prosecutors and 26 focus on patent litigation. Firmwide, Fenwick has more than 120 attorneys in intellectual property practice areas such as Antitrust and Unfair Competition, Copyright, Patent, Technology Transactions, Trade Secret, and Trademark. Highlights from the Silicon Valley/ San Jose Business Journal Top Intellectual Property Law Firms list are available in the online feature, “Top 5 Silicon Valley IP law firms.”

About the Fenwick & West Intellectual Property Group
Fenwick & West has established itself as a leading intellectual property law firm in the United States. The firm has extensive experience with managing and exploiting intellectual property portfolios and litigating complex disputes for technology and life sciences clients of national and international prominence. Fenwick was recently ranked as a Top 25 law firm on Intellectual Property Today's Patent Scorecard and was honored by InterContinental Finance Magazine's Legal Excellence Awards as "Law Firm of the Year" for intellectual property.