Insights: News Releases Kilpatrick Townsend’s Gene Bernard Named Best IP Attorney in Law Week Colorado’s Barrister’s Best
DENVER (November 1 – Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton announced today that Gene Bernard, the Managing Partner in the firm’s Denver office, was recognized as the “Barrister’s Choice” Best IP Attorney in the annual Law Week Colorado Barrister’s Best survey.
The Barrister’s Best list is selected by attorneys, Law Week Colorado readers, and the publication’s editorial staff, and highlights outstanding attorneys from variety of practice areas including intellectual property. Dr. Bernard was also recognized in the 2018 edition.
“Anytime you receive recognition from your peers it’s an honor, and it is especially rewarding to be included among these highly regarded Colorado lawyers,” said Bernard.
Dr. Bernard counsels clients in all aspects of intellectual property strategy, with an emphasis on building national and international patent portfolios, developing cost-effective patent enforcement goals, and capitalizing on accelerated examination procedures. He regularly advises clients on defensive strategies including third-party patent reexamination and review proceedings, third-party prior art submissions, patent invalidity opinions, and design activities to minimize infringement risks.
Dr. Bernard holds a Ph.D. in chemistry from Cornell University, and earned his law degree at the University of Colorado School of Law.
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