Merchant & Gould, an intellectual property law firm, announced that six of the firm's attorneys are included as part of The Best Lawyers in America by Woodward/White, Inc., a professional research company.
The attorneys selected from Merchant & Gould are Robert T. Edell, Denise M. Kettelberger, Earl D. Reiland, Douglas J. Williams, and Anthony R. Zeuli. Paul A. Welter, who passed away in January after 41 years with the firm, was also among the honorees.
"These individuals represent the dedication and reliability that makes Merchant & Gould one of the top IP law firms," says CEO and managing director Randy King. "Paul Welter was, and will remain, an inspiration to this firm."
Published since 1983, The Best Lawyers in America is widely regarded as the preeminent referral guide to the legal profession in the United States. The Best Lawyers lists, representing 80 specialties in all 50 states and Washington, DC, are compiled through exhaustive review surveys in which thousands of the top lawyers in the U.S. evaluate their peers.