WTR 1000 Ranks Venable's Trademark Group among DC's Elite for Fifth Consecutive Year

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Recognized in Prosecution & Strategy and Enforcement & Litigation categories, four attorneys singled out

Washington, DC – January 20, 2016 – For the fifth consecutive year, Venable LLP's Trademark Practice has been ranked among the best in the Washington, DC Metro Area – a central hub in global and national trademark law – by World Trademark Review 1000: The World's Leading Trademark Professionals. Additionally, four of the group's attorneys – partners Mark B. Harrison, Justin E. Pierce, and Andrew D. Price, and counsel Rebecca Liebowitz – were singled out for individual recognition.

The group was ranked in the Silver Tier for both Prosecution & Strategy and Enforcement & Litigation in the Washington, DC Metro Area. Individually, Mr. Harrison and Mr. Price were named to the Silver Tier for Prosecution & Strategy, Mr. Pierce was listed in the Silver Tier for Prosecution & Strategy and the Bronze Tier for Enforcement & Litigation, and Ms. Liebowitz was included in the Bronze Tier for Prosecution & Strategy.

In addition to being the fifth consecutive year WTR ranked Venable's Trademark Practice, it is also the fifth consecutive year Mr. Harrison and Mr. Price have been individually ranked. This also marks the fourth consecutive year for Mr. Pierce and the second consecutive year for Ms. Liebowitz.

Published in January 2016, the sixth edition of the WTR 1000 is the definitive directory exclusively dedicated to identifying the world's leading trademark legal services providers. This year's publication features more than 80 country- and U.S. state-specific chapters analyzing local trademark legal services markets and profiling firms and individuals singled out as leaders in their respective fields. Firm and attorney rankings were compiled following an extensive research process conducted over a four-month period and involved nearly 1,500 face-to-face and telephone interviews with trademark specialists across the globe.


Note: Venable LLP is an American Lawyer Global 100 law firm headquartered in Washington, DC, with offices in California, Delaware, Maryland, New York, and Virginia. Our lawyers and legislative advisors serve domestic and international clients in all areas of corporate and business law, complex litigation, intellectual property, regulatory matters, and government affairs. For more information, visit www.venable.com.