Boston Business Journal Lists Foley Hoag Among Top Mass. IP Law Firms

July 22, 2011

Foley Hoag LLP was ranked the fourth-largest intellectual property law firm in Massachusetts by the Boston Business Journal.

The firm was noted for having 59 intellectual property lawyers in Massachusetts, including 49 whose work involves patents, according to the newspaper.

Foley Hoag filed 309 patents in 2010 and obtained 133, according to the Boston Business Journal survey.

Foley Hoag’s Intellectual Property Practice is organized to handle all aspects of the marketplace of ideas and designs through a multidisciplinary approach. Patent practitioners work with licensing specialists, international trademark lawyers, and patent and intellectual property litigators as a unified team. Many team members have advanced scientific degrees, which allow them to bring in-depth familiarity and innovative technologies to matters, such as patent prosecution, technology transfer and dispute resolution.

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