Merchant & Gould Named Top Midwest Trademark Firm by Managing Intellectual Property Magazine

March 28, 2012

Annual Award Recognizes Outstanding Achievement in Trademark Law

Merchant & Gould, an intellectual property law firm, is pleased to announce that it has been recognized as the Top Midwest Trademark Law Firm by Managing Intellectual Property Magazine, at the magazine’s annual North American Awards banquet.

In addition, the firm was in contention for the Top National Trademark Law Firm award.

“We are proud to be recognized as a top trademark practice in the United States,” said Scott W. Johnston, Chair of Merchant & Gould’s trademark practice. “We expected nothing less from such a talented group of professionals, and I’d like to congratulate our attorneys on receiving this honor.”

Managing Intellectual Property’s North American Awards recognize leading firms and individuals from across the U.S. and Canada that have performed the most innovative and challenging IP work of the past year. The awards are based on data from the publication's annual world survey of IP practitioners and owners worldwide. This year's annual North American Awards ceremony was held in Washington D.C. on March 27 15, 2012. Managing Intellectual Property is part of the international Euromoney Legal Media Group.