Merchant & Gould, a leading intellectual property firm, announced today that it has been ranked as a Top Patent Firm by the publication Intellectual Property Today (I.P. Today). This year Merchant & Gould was ranked 34 out of 271 firms.
I.P. Today ranked patent firms according to the number of utility patents issued where the firm was listed as the legal representative on the patent in 2014. Merchant & Gould was listed as the legal representative on 1,243 patents, including 76 design patents and 1,167 utility patents.
“We are proud and thankful to have Merchant & Gould again listed as a top patent firm in the country,” said Brian H. Batzli, CEO and managing director, Merchant & Gould. "It is truly a reflection of the confidence our clients have in our great group of attorneys and in the depth and breadth of the technologies our attorneys handle."