Whiteford, Taylor & Preston and Six Partners Named as "IP Stars" by Managing Intellectual Property

Date: July 6, 2014

Baltimore -- Whiteford, Taylor & Preston is pleased to announce that Managing Intellectual Property has given the firm's Maryland Intellectual Property practice its highest rating and has singled out six partners for individual recognition in Maryland. 

In their commentary, the editors noted that the firm is “highly respected” and that the IP lawyers in the group “handle a split of contentious and non-contentious matters crossing over patent trademark and copyright matters.”

Peter Davis, the co-chair of the firm's Patent practice, “is among the star attorneys singled out for expertise in patent prosecution and counseling on transactional deals,” while Steven Tiller, who co-chairs the entire Intellectual Practice group, was recognized for Patent disputes. Howard Feldman leads the firm's Electronically Stored Information practice and is co-chair of the Cyber Security and Information Privacy group; Dana Lynch was recognized particularly in Trademark Prosecution; William F. Ryan, Jr., in Trademark disputes and Copyright; and Gregory Stone, co-chair of the Patent practice, was recognized for Patent prosecution and Counseling.

About Managing IP: Published by Euromoney Legal Media Group, Managing IP is the leading source of news and analysis on all intellectual property developments worldwide. The selection of firms and individual lawyers for IP Stars: United States was based on hundreds of interviews and thousands of surveys of partners at law firms active in the United States., as well as conversations with clients and in-house counsel.

About WTP: The 160 attorneys at the 85-year old Whiteford, Taylor & Preston are dedicated to helping our clients protect and grow their businesses through strategic legal counsel.  We serve our clients in the region, across the nation and around the globe from our base of eleven offices in Maryland, Delaware, Michigan, Kentucky, Washington, DC, and Virginia.