Lerner David Recognized by IAM Patent 1000: The World's Leading Patent Professionals 2021

Lerner, David is pleased to announce that the firm has again been ranked in IAM Patent 1000:  The World’s Leading Patent Professionals 2021.  In addition, seven of its attorneys were recognized as leaders in their field.  Litigation: Greg S. Gewirtz, Keith E. Gilman, Bruce H. Sales; Prosecution:  Michael H. Teschner; Transactions;  Keith E. Gilman, Bruce H. Sales; Luminaries:  William L. Mentlik, Roy Wepner. 

IAM Patent 1000 writes about Lerner David: 

An “eminent IP boutique full of great lawyers”, Lerner David has a rich history of providing sophisticated patent services to cutting-edge innovators. Its prosecutors have an impressive allowance rate and bring refined IP asset management skills to the table to assist patrons in building valuable portfolios that support meaningful business development. Meanwhile, its litigators consistently rack up the wins in a multitude of forums. The firm gains a clear edge from the experience of its team, which includes luminaries such as Roy Wepner and William Mentlik, both trial and appeal heavyweights; managing partner Keith Gilman, a seasoned practitioner with intuitive litigation and licensing instincts; and commercially minded global patent strategist Bruce Sales. The bench is a deep one and there are plenty of others to recommend: Gregory Gewirtz has impeccable lead counsel credentials and abundant post-grant know-how; Scott Samay litigates with equal dexterity in the high-technology and life sciences spaces; and the versatile Michael Teschner – Lerner David’s representative on the IAM Patent 1000 prosecution table – is an adept draftsman, sought-after opinion giver and well-prepared post-grant and litigation lawyer.


IAM Patent 1000: The World’s Leading Patent Professionals – a unique guide that identifies the top patent professionals in key jurisdictions around the globe. Patents are essential business commodities and knowing how to obtain, enforce and monetise them has become mission critical for companies in all industries. Private practitioners play a key role in developing and implementing patent strategies for clients in both local and global markets, as well as acting to protect clients’ rights in the event of infringement. The IAM Patent 1000 shines a spotlight on the firms and individuals that are deemed outstanding in this pivotal area of practice.