Leading global law firm, Baker McKenzie, has been highly ranked both globally and across all regions in the 2020 edition of the IAM Patent 1000.  In this year's guide, the Firm and 49 of its global intellectual property professionals were identified as industry leaders in their respective markets.

Overall, the IAM Patent 1000 describes Baker McKenzie as, “uniquely positioned to handle all IP needs on a global scale, it acquits itself with distinction in patent practice on both sides of the contentious/non-contentious divide.” The Firm was noted for its exceptional work across jurisdictions in patent, litigation, transactions, prosecution and infringement.

Asia Pacific

China: Foreign
Patent

Hong Kong
Litigation 
Prosecution
Transactions

Indonesia (HHP)
Patent

Japan: Foreign
Litigation and Transactions

Malaysia (Wong & Partners)
Litigation
Prosecution

Philippines (Quisumbing Torres)
Patent

Singapore
Litigation
Prosecution
Transactions

Taiwan
Litigation
Prosecution

Thailand
Patent

Vietnam
Patent


EMEA

Austria
Litigation and Transactions

Belgium
Litigation and Transactions

Germany
Infringement
Transactions

Hungary
Litigation and Transactions

Poland
Litigation and Transactions

Russia
Litigation and Transactions
Prosecution

Spain
Litigation

Ukraine
Patent


Latin America

Brazil (Trench, Rossi, Watanabe)
Patent

Chile
Patent

Colombia
Patent


North America

Canada
Litigation


In addition to the firm-wide rankings, the 49 Baker McKenzie lawyers from 26 countries who earned listings in the IAM Patent 1000 2020 are:

Asia Pacific

China: Foreign
Binxin Li – Litigation
Clement Ngai – Litigation

Hong Kong
Isabella Liu – Prosecution
Isabella Liu – Transactions

Indonesia (HHP)
Daru Lukiantono – Patent
Wiku Anindito – Patent

Japan: Foreign
Kei Matsumoto – Transactions

Malaysia (Wong & Partners)
Kherk Ying Chew – Litigation
Kimberly Liam – Prosecution

Philippines (Quisumbing Torres)
Bienvenido A Marquez III  – Patent
Divina Pastora V Ilas-Panganiban – Patent

Singapore
Andy Leck – Litigation
Abe Sun – Prosecution
Abe Sun – Transactions
Ren Jun Lim – Transactions

Taiwan
Da Fa Feng – Litigation
Grace Shao – Litigation

Thailand
Radeemada Mungkarndee – Patent
Say Sujintaya – Patent

Vietnam
Manh Hung Tran – Patent


EMEA

Austria
Lukas Feiler – Litigation
Martina Grama – Litigation

Belgium
Koen De Winter – Litigation and Transactions

Germany
Jochen Herr – Infringement
Constanze Ulmer-Eilfort – Transactions
Jochen Herr – Transactions

Hungary
Zsófia Lendvai – Litigation and Transactions

Poland
Katarzyna Tobiasz-Dumania – Litigation
Marek Rosinski – Litigation

Russia
Denis I Khabarov – Litigation
Eugene A Arievich – Litigation
Yuri Pylnev – Litigation
Vladimir Belkov – Prosecution
Yuri Pylnev – Prosecution
Margarita Divina – Transactions

Spain
Carles Prat – Litigation

Sweden
Peder Oxhammar – Transactions

UK
Hiroshi J Sheraton – Litigation

Ukraine
Ruslan V Drobyazko – Patent


Latin America

Brazil (Trench, Rossi, Watanabe)
Marcela Trigo de Souza – Litigation
Flavia Rebello – Transactions
Marcela Trigo de Souza – Transactions

Chile
Valentina Venturelli – Patent

Colombia
Juan Pablo Concha Delgado – Patent

Peru
Luis Alonso García – Patent

 

North America

Canada
Kamleh J Nicola – Litigation
William H Richardson – Litigation

US
James S Blank – Litigation
Jay F Utley - Litigation

Online and in its printed version, the IAM Patent 1000 is commonly regarded as the definitive ‘go-to’ resource for those seeking to identify world-class, private practice patent expertise and leading expert witnesses in the US. As with previous editions, to arrive at the 2020 rankings, IAM undertook an exhaustive qualitative research project to identify outstanding firms and individuals across multiple jurisdictions. 

With nearly 400 intellectual property lawyers in 40 countries, Baker McKenzie has a world-leading Intellectual Property team. The Firm covers the full scope of IP services in more jurisdictions than any other firm. Its global coverage, high-quality work and commitment to client service are reflected in the many other awards and rankings within the legal industry. Since 2009, its IP practice has been ranked Band 1 by Chambers Global and it was named 2020 Global IP Firm of the Year by Managing IP and 2020 International IP Firm of the Year by IAM Patent & World Trademark Review.

 
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