Oblon, Spivak Ranked a Best Law Firm for Intellectual Property Law by U.S. News & World Report

September 16, 2010 – Firm News
U.S. News & World Report - Best Law Firms

Alexandria, Va. – The intellectual property law firm Oblon, Spivak, McClelland, Maier & Neustadt, L.L.P. is pleased to announce that the firm is ranked nationally for Intellectual Property Law in the Best Law Firms list, published by U.S. News & World Report in tandem with Best Lawyers. Additionally, the firm is ranked highly at the metropolitan level in Washington, D.C.

Oblon, Spivak is recognized in the following categories:

National Rankings

  • Tier Two:
    • Intellectual Property Law

Tier One

  • Washington
    • Intellectual Property Law

Inclusion on the U.S. News & World Report Best Law Firms list signals a combination of excellence and breadth of experience. The full list is available at www.usnews.com/bestlawfirms.

The inaugural Best Law Firms list showcases over 8,000 law firms ranked in one or more of 81 practice areas. Major clients and leading lawyers were asked to rate the law firms they consider best in their practice areas. Every Fortune 100 company and over half of Fortune 1000 companies provided firm practice area evaluations. These survey responses were combined with more than 3.1 million evaluations of individual lawyers previously collected by Best Lawyers. Data regarding the number of clients a firm serves, combined with information on billing ranges, pro bono commitment, diversity and other objective data were integrated to develop the final list.

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Assisting clients for 40 years, Oblon, Spivak, McClelland, Maier & Neustadt, L.L.P. is one of the largest intellectual property specialty firms in the United States. The firm provides a full range of intellectual property services, including litigation matters in all courts, as well as trademark, copyright and patent interference services.