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World Trademark Review 1000 2021 Ranks Dykema and IP Attorneys Fingerhut, Fraser and Gentner

February 12, 2021

Dykema, a leading national law firm, announced today that the firm and Washington, D.C.-based attorneys Eric Fingerhut, Jennifer Fraser and Marsha Gentner, all from the firm's Intellectual Property Practice Group, were each ranked in World Trademark Review 1000 (WTR 1000 2021) in the United States: DC Metro Area category. This marks the 10th consecutive year that both Fingerhut and Fraser have been recognized as top practitioners, while it is Gentner's second straight time appearing on the list.

Each year, the World Trademark Review 1000 recognizes the leading national and international trademark practitioners from around the globe. Fingerhut, Managing Member of Dykema's Washington, D.C., office, Fraser, Leader of the firm's Trademark Practice, and Gentner, Senior Counsel, were individually recognized.

Here is was the WTR 1000 2021 had to say about Dykema, Fingerhut, Fraser and Gentner:

Not just brilliant on substantive trademark law, Dykema’s IP specialists are worldly wise about brand and business issues more broadly. Among their number are former examiners, policy experts, legal tech whizzes and former in-house counsel, giving the team a diverse composition that translates into a multi-faceted approach to problem solving. Harnessing this effectively in her role as trademark group chair is Jennifer Fraser, whose maturity as a professional is reflected in her pragmatic mindset and assiduous commitment to staying up to date on the legal and industry developments that affect her clients. A winning representative in TTAB proceedings, she has lately continued her successful enforcement of the well-known FALKE house mark for clothing, working alongside senior counsel Marsha Gentner, one of the set’s top global portfolio managers. Eric Fingerhut also contributes much to the vitality of the practice, flexing a refined knowledge of fast-evolving topics, including rights protection on the Internet and domain name strategy and dispute resolution. His recent highlights include a victory for cloud hosting market Holo Limited in an enterprise-threatening trademark suit brought by 19 Tao Vega in the Northern District of California.

Through an extensive research process conducted by a team of highly qualified, full-time analysts, WTR 1000 identifies the leading trademark law firms and individuals in more than 70 global jurisdictions.