McAndrews, Held & Malloy, Ltd. is one of the most highly regarded teams of intellectual property attorneys, patent agents, and technology specialists in the United States. With 100+ legal professionals, McAndrews offers a deep bench of experts in patents, designs, trademarks, copyrights, trade secrets, and unfair competition. All of its attorneys have a degree in science or engineering, and many have prior work experience in technology and IP-focused industries. McAndrews is recognized as a leading firm in not only litigation, but IP procurement, USPTO post-grant proceedings, IP opinions and investigations, global portfolio management, IP development and licensing, and M&A support. McAndrews’ clients include multinational corporations, Fortune 500 companies, startups, and world-renowned universities, handling all types of work from bet-the-company litigation to day-to-day IP management.
When it comes to Design IP (i.e. design rights, trade dress, copyright and unfair competition), few if any other U.S. law firms can deliver the results that McAndrews delivers for its clients before the USPTO, foreign patent offices, U.S. district courts, the Federal Circuit, and the ITC. That’s why McAndrews has been asked to protect and enforce some of the world’s most iconic designs, including the world’s top design rights applicant. With its long-standing leadership positions in the field of design on influential organizations such as the American Bar Association and the American Intellectual Property Law Association, and its years of commitment to IDSA, McAndrews proudly boasts a reputation as one of the world’s main thought leaders in the field of Design IP.