Eight Merchant & Gould Attorneys Named 2011 Best Lawyers in America®

August 10, 2010

Merchant & Gould, an intellectual property law firm, today announced that eight of the firm's attorneys are named by their peers in The Best Lawyers in America 2011®. The attorneys, who represent three regional offices, are recognized for intellectual property law unless otherwise noted.

John E. Burke, Biotechnology Law, Intellectual Property Law
Peter A. Gergely
George G. Matava
Timothy B. Scull, Information Technology Law, Intellectual Property Law

John A. Lucas, Commercial Litigation

Allen W. Hinderaker
Scott W. Johnston
Anthony R. Zeuli

Best Lawyers is based on an exhaustive peer-review survey in which thousands of leading attorneys throughout the country cast more than 3.1 million votes on the legal abilities of other lawyers in their specialties. Because of the rigorous and transparent methodology used by Best Lawyers, and because lawyers are not required or allowed to pay a fee to be listed, inclusion in Best Lawyers is considered a singular honor.

About Best Lawyers

First published in 1983, Best Lawyers is based on an exhaustive annual peer-review survey. For the new U.S. edition, more than 24,126 leading attorneys cast more than 2.8 million votes on the legal abilities of other lawyers in the same and related specialties. Corporate Counsel magazine has called Best Lawyers "the most respected referral list of attorneys in practice."