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Hamilton Brook Smith Reynolds is Recognized as a U.S. News - Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firm” for Patent Law and Trademark Law for 2023

November 3, 2022

Ten Attorneys Achieved the Ranking of U.S. News - Best Lawyers®

Best-Lawyers-2023November 3, 2022 (Boston, MA) - Hamilton Brook Smith Reynolds is ranked in the 2023 U.S. News - Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms” lists, both nationally and regionally, as a top-tier firm for patent and trademark law. This marks the tenth consecutive year that the firm has been recognized for patent law, and the sixth year for expertise in trademark law.

To be eligible for a ranking in the 2023 Edition of "Best Law Firms," the firm must have at least one recognized lawyer in the 2023 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America. Hamilton Brook Smith Reynolds is proud to have ten attorneys who have achieved the ranking U.S. News - Best Lawyers®: Alexander Adam, Ph.D., Eric Balicky, Ph.D., Alice Carroll, John DuPré, Susan Glovsky, Giovanna Fessenden, Deirdre Sanders, Jim Smith, Mark Solomon, and Mary Lou Wakimura. Jim Smith was also named Lawyer of the Year for Boston Patent Law.

Mark Solomon, President and Principal at Hamilton Brook Smith Reynolds, commented, “Our consistent recognition from Best Lawyers shows our continuing excellence in servicing our IP clients.  Our ten recognized attorneys exemplify our firm’s dedication and teamwork toward gaining valuable intellectual property rights for clients, which give them tremendous competitive advantage in their respective markets.”

Receiving a top-tier designation reflects the level of respect the firm’s lawyers have earned among other leading lawyers and clients in the same communities and practice areas for their abilities, professionalism, and integrity. Each year, the U.S. News - Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms” rankings continue to attract a higher number of participating firms and a higher number of client ballots.

Hamilton Brook Smith Reynolds is an internationally renowned law firm devoted to the practice of intellectual property law. The firm specializes in patents, trademarks, intellectual property litigation, post-grant proceedings, copyrights, licensing, due diligence, opinions, trade secrets, and intellectual property counseling. The firm’s legal staff provides comprehensive intellectual property expertise in a wide range of technical areas such as biotechnology, chemistry, computer hardware and software, telecommunications, medical devices, pharmaceuticals, physics, optics, nanotechnology, and electrical, chemical and mechanical engineering. Visit for more information.

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