Award Managing Intellectual Property

IP Stars 2021

Kirkland & Ellis is recognized as a leading U.S. intellectual property law firm in Managing Intellectual Property’s 2021 edition of IP Stars, which assesses firms on the strength of their IP teams, workload, outcomes achieved for clients and track records. Kirkland received U.S. nationwide rankings in six practice areas.

Tier 1 rankings include:

ITC litigation
Life sciences
Patent contentious
Trademark contentious

The Firm is also recognized in PTAB litigation, and regionally in California, Illinois, New York and Washington, D.C.

Rankings are based on extensive research carried out over a six-month period by a team of researchers who sought responses from firms and clients, and reviewed publicly available data.