Boston, MA (PRWEB) October 17, 2012
Gilman Clark & Hunter LLC, the Boston-based law firm with offices in San Diego and the Washington, DC area, has announced that Joseph P. Messina has joined the firm as partner.
Mr. Messina, 47, joins the firm after over 20 years of practice at Boston’s Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C. where he was a partner in that firm’s litigation department. During his career, Messina has focused on complex business litigation in the areas of shareholder disputes, contracts, partnerships, fiduciary obligations, as well as patent, trademark and other intellectual property matters. Mr. Messina will expand and lead Gilman Clark & Hunter’s complex business litigation practice.
“The addition of Joe to our partnership rounds out the firm’s inter-disciplinary practice to offer expert business litigation advice and advocacy,” said Bob Gilman, a founding partner of the firm. “Joe’s business litigation expertise is a terrific complement to our existing strengths in the areas of high value intellectual property service and patent litigation.”
Gilman Clark & Hunter, which will now be known as Gilman Clark Hunter & Messina, LLC, was founded in 2010.
Gilman Clark Hunter & Messina LLC was founded in Boston in 2010 and operates offices in San Diego, CA and the Washington, DC area. Gilman Clark Hunter & Messina offers a unique blend of litigation experience with prosecution and IP counseling expertise that is shaped by real-world work in technology companies. http://www.gilmanclark.com