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Maschoff Brennan Tops 2021 Chambers USA with Band One Rankings for the Firm and Eric Maschoff

May 25, 2021

Maschoff Brennan continues to earn recognition as one of Utah’s top intellectual property firms.  Chambers & Partners 2021 USA guide gives Maschoff Brennan it’s highest possible ranking (band one) for our “litigation strength” and “notable expertise in information technology.”

Maschoff Brennan clients interviewed by Chambers for this year’s guide reported that the firm “has an impressive group of attorneys who are exceptionally bright,” and are “incredibly flexible and responsive in customizing their services.”

Shareholder Eric Maschoff also received a band one ranking, highlighting his “impressive technology client base on a range of patent and trademark matters, including preparation and prosecution” and his licensing experience and capabilities.  Eric was further recognized for being “very strategic and able to execute a long-term plan.”

Other Maschoff Brennan Shareholders who received individual Chambers USA 2021 rankings are:

C.J. Veverka – According to Chambers, C.J. is well regarded by clients for his expertise in IP litigation mandates.  C.J. focuses his practice on intellectual property disputes, including patent, trademark, and copyright enforcement and defense, domestically and internationally.

Kirk Harris – Kirk has a strong IP litigation practice with expertise handling trade secret, patent, and copyright cases. He also advises on IP protection.  One client described Kirk to Chambers as “an excellent litigator who has the skill and capacity that I’d expect of a 30-year litigation veteran.”

Richard Gilmore – Richard handles the preparation and prosecution of trademarks and patents for a wide-ranging client base, and regularly counsels on global strategies.  Clients speaking with Chambers researchers said “Richard is a top-notch patent and trademark attorney. He is a pleasure to work with and it is always a relief to turn a matter over to him, because I know it will be done, and done well.”

About Chambers & Partners

The Chambers research team surveys clients and lawyers across the country to obtain a consistent market view of which firms and lawyers are considered leaders in their field. Chambers determines its rankings based on select criteria including technical legal ability, professional conduct, client service, commercial astuteness, diligence, commitment, and other qualities most valued by legal services clients.

About Maschoff Brennan

Maschoff Brennan provides legal counsel and representation to some of the world’s most innovative companies. With over 45 attorneys and offices in the technology-focused regions of Utah and California, our attorneys are known for having the breadth of experience and the forward-thinking insight needed to handle complex technological and business issues across all industries and geographic boundaries. We have extensive experience representing clients in Federal and State courts across the country and before the ITC, USPTO, PTAB, TTAB, and other administrative agencies in Washington D.C.

C.J. Veverka

Eric L. Maschoff

Kirk R. Harris

Richard C. Gilmore