Detroit, MI (PRWEB) February 15, 2013
Dickinson Wright PLLC is pleased to announce that Attorney William H. Honaker has been named a finalist for the Outstanding IP Litigator in Michigan Award presented by Managing Intellectual Property magazine.
Mr. Honaker is one of five finalists for the award. He is a Member in the firm’s Troy office. He also serves as the Practice Department Manager for the Intellectual Property, Patents & Patent Litigation, Trademarks, and Copyright group. Mr. Honaker focuses his practice in the areas of business technology, copyrights, intellectual property, patents, and trademarks.
Mr. Honaker has extensive experience in all aspects of patent, trademark, trade secret and copyright matters including litigation in a broad range of technologies. For his clients, he evaluates patents, trademarks and copyrights along with advising clients on the protection of inventions and inventors, trademarks and copyrightable subject matter. As an examiner at the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, he was responsible for mechanical and electro-mechanical inventions including farm equipment, hydraulic cylinder assemblies, linkage systems, propulsion devices, and gear drive arrangements.
Mr. Honaker is a member of the State Bar of Michigan, the American Bar Association, and the American Intellectual Property Law Association. He is a Former Chairman of the Intellectual Property Law Section of the State Bar of Michigan. He is also listed in Best Lawyers in America for Intellectual Property Litigation, Patent Litigation, Patent Law, and Trademark Law. Mr. Honaker received his B.S.M.E. from the University of Toledo and his J.D. from the University of Toledo College of Law and Georgetown University.
The Outstanding IP Litigator in Michigan award is a part of Managing Intellectual Property’s 2013 North America Awards. In addition to the categories announced this month, awards for best in-house team, milestone cases of 2013 and overall achievement in IP will also be presented at an awards ceremony in Washington, D.C. on March 19, 2013.
About Dickinson Wright PLLC
Dickinson Wright PLLC is a full-service law firm with more than 40 practice areas. Founded in 1878, Dickinson Wright PLLC has over 350 lawyers in offices located in Detroit, Troy, Grand Rapids, Ann Arbor, Lansing, and Saginaw, Mich.; Columbus, Ohio; Las Vegas, Nev.; Nashville, Tenn.; Phoenix, Ariz.; and Washington, D.C. Dickinson Wright LLP has over 30 lawyers in Toronto, Canada.