Fenwick’s Sally Abel Named Most Highly Regarded Trademark Attorney in the US by Who’s Who 2012

Connie Ellerbach and Andrew Bridges Also Recognized in Who's Who of Trademark Lawyers

Mountain View, CA (August 28, 2012) – Fenwick & West LLP is pleased to announce that trademark partner, Sally Abel, is the only US attorney on Who's Who Legal's just published list of the 10 most highly regarded trademark lawyers in the world. Recognized for her "world class service," Ms. Abel, who founded and chairs Fenwick’s trademark practice, represents numerous technology and social media companies, including Cisco, Symantec, Facebook and NVIDIA. Ms. Abel was also named one of the most highly regarded trademark practitioners in the world in Who's Who Legal 2010 and in Who's Who Legal 2008, and otherwise has been listed in The International Who's Who of Trademark Lawyers for the last 10 years.

The International Who's Who of Trademark Lawyers 2012 has also recognized Fenwick trademark partners Connie Ellerbach and Andrew Bridges.

Connie Ellerbach advises clients, from start-ups to multinational corporations, on the selection, enhancement and enforcement of trademarks and brands worldwide, and regarding securing and protecting domain name rights. She has received recognition in The International Who's Who of Trademark Lawyers since 2010.

Andrew Bridges has 25 years of complex litigation experience in trademark, copyright, advertising, trade secret, consumer protection, unfair competition, licensing, and other commercial law disputes. Mr. Bridges is a strategic advisor to entrepreneurs and companies on their branding and trademark portfolios, and he also oversees the management of global portfolios and the coordination of foreign litigation matters for innovators and companies around the globe.

The International Who's Who of Trademark Lawyers 2012 names top experts in the trademark field as identified and voted on by law firm clients and international practitioners. ​​