Hailed as 'gold standard' in IAM Patent 1000 rankings

By Karla Fryer


Bird & Bird has yet again secured a great set of results in the 2019 edition of the IAM Patent 1000 guide to patent practice, with the firm being hailed for its 'broad and impressive coverage' and the team 'commercially focused and forward-thinking'. In addition to 14 jurisdictional rankings, the team also received a prestigious gold international ranking and an outstanding 43 individual lawyer recognitions (up from 41 on last year).

With comments like: "East or West, Bird & Bird is a force to be reckoned with" the group was particularly commended for its industry thought leadership, impressive global network and its work in executing worldwide patent strategies.

The firm was ranked in Australia, Belgium, China: Foreign, Czech Republic, France, Germany, Hong Kong, Hungary, International, Italy, Netherlands, Poland, Singapore, Spain and United Kingdom.