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Brinks Gilson & Lione Featured In the Annual Ocean Tomo/IAM Patent Quality Rankings
April 05, 2018

CHICAGO - Brinks Gilson & Lione has been ranked among the nation’s best law firms for patent quality by financial services firm Ocean Tomo based on data from the U.S. Patent and Trademark office (USPTO).

Ocean Tomo’s 2017 Leading Law Firm Report listed Brinks Gilson & Lione third among the top 10 firms for healthcare patents and 16th US patent firm overall. Law firms listed in this report provide the most potent mix of high volume, high quality patent prosecution work before the USPTO.

The rankings originate from information about the firms with the most US utility patents issued during the previous three years and include only issued patents in which a prosecuting attorney and an assignee are listed. Patents with no assignee on record were excluded.

To read the full report, please visit here.

Brinks Gilson & Lione

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