Hogan Lovells Patent Practice Highlighted in the Who's Who Most Highly Regarded Law Firms Rankings 2011
01 May 2011
A total of 13 patent experts from seven jurisdictions are listed in the rankings from Hogan Lovells.
Andreas von Falck is one of three Düsseldorf-based lawyers included and is hailed "a phenomenally talented litigator" by the publication. In Amsterdam, Bert Oosting is highlighted as being "renowned" for litigation related to pharmaceuticals, medical devices, and biotechnology patents.
Meanwhile, London-based consultant Nicholas Macfarlane and senior partner Robert Anderson are also recognized. Macfarlane is called an "eminence gris" by the publication's sources while Anderson is highlighted in its research as "a smart lawyer with an outstanding track record."
The complete list is as follows:
Stephen Bennett (partner, London)
Klaas Bisschop (local managing partner, Amsterdam)
Martin Chakraborty (partner, Düsseldorf)
Adam Cooke (partner, London)
Martin Fähndrich (partner, Düsseldorf)
Eiichiro Kubota (partner, Tokyo)
Dominique Ménard (partner, Paris)
Nicholas Macfarlane (consultant, London)
Luigi Mansani (partner, Milan)
Bert Oosting (partner, Amsterdam)
Henry JH Wheare (partner, Hong Kong)
Andreas von Falck (practice stream leader, Düsseldorf)
Who's Who Legal identifies the foremost legal practitioners in multiple areas of business law. The series was first published in 1996.