World Trademark Review named Kirkland & Ellis to the 2018 edition of WTR 1000: The World’s Leading Trademark Professionals, its annual list of the world’s top law firms and practitioners offering high-level advice on issues relating to trademarks.
Kirkland is recognized on the list both nationally and in Illinois, and is ranked as a Tier 1 firm for enforcement and litigation in New York. Three partners are also recognized for enforcement and litigation work.
The WTR 1000 is the only standalone publication that focuses exclusively on trademark practices and practitioners, and identifies the leading players in 70 key jurisdictions. World Trademark Review undertakes exhaustive qualitative research, using factors such as depth of experience and market presence, alongside peer and client feedback, to identify the top firms.