Shook, Hardy & Bacon Seattle Managing Partner Bart Eppenauer and Partner Bill Harmon have been selected as part of IAM Patent 1000: The World’s Leading Patent Professionals 2017 guide. Eppenauer was recognized for patent transactions and came highly recommended for his work in patent prosecution, while Harmon was noted for his work in patent litigation.
Of Shook, the guide noted that “the firm has built up a sturdy and well-rounded crew” and that all “are simply outstanding”.
Shook’s overall work in patent prosecution and transactions in the state of Washington were also recognized in the guide.
The IAM Patent 1000 is a standalone publication that identifies individual and firm expertise in all major areas of patent law and practice. Through an extensive research process conducted by a team of highly qualified, full-time analysts, the publication identifies the top patent practitioners, as well as leading patent law and attorney firms, in 48 of the world’s most important jurisdictions and 18 US states.