CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--For the third year in a row, intellectual property law firm Marshall, Gerstein & Borun LLP was named "Biotechnology Law Firm of the Year – USA" by the Lawyer Monthly Legal Awards 2015. The Lawyer Monthly Legal Awards recognize achievements of lawyers, law firms and associated legal professionals whose knowledge and expertise continue to influence the wider profession. Winning firms were selected for their demonstration of professional achievement and excellence in their jurisdiction and sector of practice.
Marshall Gerstein has also been ranked as “highly recommended” in patent prosecution and patent strategy and management in Managing Intellectual Property’s 2015 edition of LMG Life Sciences, a valued resource for pharmaceutical and life sciences executives seeking experienced legal counsel.
In addition to the Firm’s recognition, LMG Life Sciences named the following partners 2015 “Life Sciences Stars” for their outstanding intellectual property work in life sciences:
- Pamela L. Cox
- Kevin M. Flowers, Ph.D.
- David A. Gass
- Michael Muczynski
- Li-Hsien (Lily) Rin-Laures, M.D.
- Jeffrey S. Sharp
“We are delighted to have been honored by Lawyer Monthly and LMG Life Sciences,” said Heather Kissling, partner and chair of the Biotechnology group. “Marshall Gerstein has a strong group of professionals that work closely with clients in the life sciences sector to develop comprehensive, global IP strategies. We are proud of the work we do for our clients, and are thrilled to be honored by these industry-leading publications.”
About Marshall, Gerstein & Borun LLP
Marshall Gerstein is exclusively focused on intellectual property law. Nearly half of the Firm’s professionals have been in-house as general counsel, patent counsel, technology transfer managers, scientists, engineers, or consultants. The Firm’s professionals offer depth of talent and seasoned experience in devising and executing intellectual property strategy and comprehensive IP solutions. Chambers & Partners has ranked Marshall Gerstein as having “one of the best biotechnology practices in the entire country.” Corporate Counsel magazine lists the Firm as a “Go-To Law Firm of the Top 500 Companies” for intellectual property and litigation. The Firm also is ranked as a top intellectual property law firm by Managing IP, Fortune, Intellectual Property Today, and Intellectual Asset Management magazines. Learn more at www.marshallip.com.