World Trademark Review named Kirkland & Ellis to the 2021 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 was ranked as a Tier 1 firm for enforcement and litigation Nationwide and in New York, where the Firm was also recognized in the area of prosecution and strategy. Kirkland was also rated in Illinois. Six partners were ranked as leading trademark practitioners.
The WTR 1000 is the only standalone publication that focuses exclusively on trademark practices and practitioners, and identifies the leading players in more than 80 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.