Honors and Awards

Blank Rome's Intellectual Property Practice and Attorneys Recognized in the 2022 IAM Patent 1000

Blank Rome LLP is pleased to announce that our firm’s Intellectual Property group and attorneys have again been recognized in the IAM Patent 1000: The World’s Leading Patent Professionals, in the D.C. Metro Area, Texas, and Pennsylvania. 

Blank Rome’s IP practice in the D.C. Metro Area was recognized as a bronze firm in the area of litigation and recommended in the prosecution category. Additionally, the following IP attorneys were individually recognized:

  • Dipu A. Doshi was recognized in the litigation category. IAM notes that Dipu is a "litigator with ample prosecution and counseling experience."
  • Stephen A. Soffen and Hussein Akhavannik were recognized in the prosecution category. IAM notes that Stephen "cultivates a fine-grained knowledge of the companies he represents by engaging in all their patent issues, strategic, commercial, and contentious." Recently joining the firm, IAM notes that Hussein "does an excellent job of securing patent protection that aligns with his clients’ business objectives and has a sophisticated understanding of pharmaceutical innovation."
  • Lisa Casey Spaniel was recommended in Pennsylvania. 
  • Russell T. Wong was recommended in Texas. 

About The IAM Patent 1000

The IAM Patent 1000 has fast become the definitive directory exclusively dedicated to identifying the world’s leading patent services providers. The extensive research process for this guide was conducted over several months by a team of full-time analysts, and involved approximately 1,800 interviews with patent specialists across the globe. Legal and attorney firms and individual practitioners qualify for inclusion in the IAM Patent 1000 upon receiving sufficient positive feedback from market sources.

For more information about The IAM Patent 1000, please visit Top Patent Professionals | IAM.