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Illinois' Best Lawyers Recognizes Eleven Brinks Gilson & Lione Attorneys for Accomplishments in IP Law
Published By Best Lawyers June 06, 2017

CHICAGO—Best Lawyers, a widely-respected peer review publication for the legal profession, recently recognized eleven attorneys at intellectual property law firm Brinks Gilson & Lione in its 2017 edition of Illinois’ Best Lawyers.

Those attorneys highlighted for their top legal talent are:

Henry L. Brinks - Patent; Patent Litigation
William H. Frankel - Copyright; Intellectual Property Litigation
Ralph J. Gabric - Patent Litigation
Jerome Gilson - Intellectual Property Litigation; Trademark
Jeffery A. Handelman - Trademark
Brad Lane - Intellectual Property Litigation
Richard G. Lione - Patent; Trademark
James P. Naughton - Patent
Mark H. Remus - Intellectual Property Litigation
Gary M. Ropski - Intellectual Property Litigation; Patent Litigation
James R. Sobieraj - Intellectual Property Litigation; Patent

Recognition by Best Lawyers is based entirely on evaluations from leading lawyers on the professional abilities of their colleagues in their geographical and legal practice area. The publication seeks to issue comprehensive guides that enable those in need of legal services to identify the attorneys best qualified to represent them. More information is at

Brinks Gilson & Lione

Celebrating its centennial year in 2017, Brinks Gilson & Lione is one of the largest intellectual property law firms in the US, and helps clients around the world to protect and enforce their intellectual property rights. Brinks Gilson & Lione’s more than 140 lawyers, patent agents and scientific advisors assist clients in all aspects of patent, trademark, unfair competition, trade secret, and copyright law. Brinks attorneys provide informed counsel with respect to innovations in a range of complex and valuable technologies, including pharmaceuticals, chemicals, bioengineering, industrial manufacturing, electronics and software, and medical devices. More information is at