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RMMS Again Recognized as Litigation Leader in IAM Patent 1000 – Firm Partners Receive Individual Recognition

06/11/2020

RMMS is honored to have been recognized as a leading intellectual property firm in the ninth edition of IAM Patent 1000:  The World’s Leading Patent Professionals, a guide to the top intellectual property law practitioners around the globe.  The firm retained its position in IAM’s silver band for patent litigation in Illinois. 

IAM noted that the firm is “a world-class outfit that is methodical, dedicated and resourceful at all times,” with a team that “integrates a deep technical and regulatory understanding of pharmaceutical products with expertise in patent law and great commercial awareness.”   

In addition to recognizing the firm's accomplishments as a whole, IAM identified Partners William Rakoczy, Deanne Mazzochi, Paul Molino and Eric Hunt as individual leaders in the field.  IAM noted that Mr. Rakoczy and Mr. Molino “are extremely thorough in their analysis,” “highly organised with respect to case management," and “excel at everything from writing to oral advocacy and negotiation.”  Ms. Mazzochi is noted as a “marvellous” litigator who “lives and breathes life sciences intellectual property.”  IAM also recommended Mr. Hunt as a “diligent, detail-oriented and incredibly responsive attorney who affords high-quality, vigorous representation.”   

The IAM Patent 1000 identifies the top patent professionals and firms in key jurisdictions around the globe. The guide is compiled after an extensive research process. Individuals qualify for a listing in the IAM Patent 1000 when they receive sufficient positive feedback from peers and clients with knowledge of their practice and the market within which they operate. Firms qualify for a listing on the basis of their depth of knowledge, market presence, and the level of work on which they are typically engaged, as well as positive peer and client feedback.