Leslie Ruiter, Shannon Jost Recognized as Leading Trademark Professionals

Jan 14, 2016

World Trademark Review listed Stokes Lawrence attorneys Leslie Ruiter and Shannon Jost among the World’s Leading Trademark Professionals in the WTR 1000. The firm’s Intellectual Property practice was noted for being “a very distinguished trademark group.”

Leslie was lauded for her broad experience. “[S]he can cover the full spectrum of instructions, from worldwide protection of portfolios to disputes before the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board.” While Shannon was noted as having “the smarts and the training of a Wall Street attorney.”

The WTR 1000 shines a spotlight on the firms and individuals exclusively in the trademark field, and identifies the leading players in 70 key jurisdictions globally.

The Stokes Lawrence Intellectual Property group works closely with businesses ranging from small, family-owned companies to larger corporations on a broad scope of intellectual property matters. Regularly recognized as one of the top law firms in the state for intellectual property law, the firm’s IP lawyers have deep experience in protecting and enforcing trademarks, copyrights, patents and trade secrets through registration, licensing, litigation and dispute resolution.