Mind + Muscle

technical minds + legal muscle



Emergency Preparedness

In the event of an emergency, information will be made available at this site.

(2) Why Washington D.C.?

Why Washington D.C.?

In the middle of it all, our office is located near government agencies, courts and organizations dedicated to Intellectual Property law.

(3) Awards + Accolades

  • Named by Corporate Counsel magazine as a “2013 Go-To Law Firm® for the Top 500 Companies.”
  • Recognized by the Washington Business Journal as one of the top 50 best companies to work for in the Greater Washington area in 2009, 2012, 2013, and 2014.
  • Ten Sterne Kessler directors were named "IP Stars" by Managing Intellectual Property's IP Handbook in 2013 and 2014.
  • Sterne Kessler was named to The National Law Journal's Intellectual Property Hot List in 2012, 2013, and 2014.
  • Sterne Kessler has been included in IAM Patent 1000 2013 and 2014 – The World’s Leading Patent Practitioners, an extensive guide honoring leading private practice patent professionals.
  • Ranked in 2014 for the twelfth consecutive year by Chambers & Partners USA as one of America’s leading firms in IP.

(4) Firm Milestones

In a patent trial, the way the lawyer frames the question at issue will condition the jury's understanding of the science.
Defining the question is what Sterne Kessler does best.


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