ATLANTA (May 6)Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton announced today that 29 of the firm’s attorneys were named to the well-regarded Managing Intellectual Property’s 2015 “IP Stars”  in the recently published 2015 Managing Intellectual Property IP Handbook.

“IP Stars” is a state-by-state analysis of the IP market created by Managing Intellectual Property. The rankings are based on extensive research among thousands of IP practitioners by a team of researchers. To be included, attorneys must have received a large number of recommendations from peers and clients. Attorneys cannot vote for their own inclusion or solicit votes from associates.

“IP Stars” are considered leading practitioners and received particular recommendation during the research process.  Managing IP does not endorse any specific practice area, industry, or legal specialty, beyond the “IP Star” designation.

Kilpatrick Townsend attorneys recognized as “IP Stars” include:


  • Kenneth Allen
  • Jennifer Arkowitz
  • Roger Cook
  • Paul Haughey
  • Patrick Jewik
  • Anthony Malutta
  • Babak Sani
  • William Shaffer


  • Thomas Franklin
  • Darin Gibby
  • David Sipiora


  • Joseph Beck
  • William Brewster
  • Theodore Davis
  • Wab Kadaba
  • Tina McKeon
  • John Pratt
  • Mitchell Stockwell
  • James Trigg

New York

  • Marc Lieberstein
  • Georges Nahitchevansky
  • Lisa Pearson
  • Joseph Petersen
  • Jason Vogel
  • Frederick Whitmer
  • Christopher Woods

North Carolina

  • John Alemanni
  • Charles Calkins
  • Steve Gardner

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