Atlanta, Georgia (PRWEB) June 26, 2014
Steven G. Hill and John L. North, both partners at Atlanta-based law firm Hill, Kertscher & Wharton, LLP, were recently named to the 2014 edition of Intellectual Asset Management’s Patent 1000: The World’s Leading Practitioners. IAM’s list is derived from an extensive research process conducted over several months by a team of full-time analysts and involving over 1,500 interviews with patent specialists across the globe.
Hill has been litigating complex intellectual property matters for 20 years, often representing large corporations in high-stakes matters involving patent, trademark and copyright disputes. North has been called upon to represent clients across the globe in sophisticated litigation over his 27 year career, and is known for producing positive outcomes in the most challenging cases, including major patent infringement cases.
Hill, a HKW co-founder, took announcement of the honor as an opportunity to talk in broader terms about the firm’s client matters and teamwork. “This recognition extends to our clients who have trusted us with major matters which are incredibly important to them from both financial and reputational standpoints,” said Hill. “I’m also proud of the commitment our team has to producing the very best results, and look forward to continuing that work for many years to come.”
About Hill, Kertscher & Wharton, LLP: Nationally recognized for its work on behalf of businesses and individuals, HKW’s litigation, corporate, employment, and intellectual property attorneys provide top tier legal representation to clients in the United States and abroad. The firm recently celebrated its 10th year of providing successful results and unmatched personal service to clients.