Minneapolis, MN – January 30, 2017 – Winthrop& Weinstine is pleased to announce that its Intellectual Property, Trademark & Brand Management and Trademark Litigation practices have once again been recognized as among the best by World Trademark Review 1000, a unique, user-friendly and comprehensive guide to the trademark legal services market. For 2017, Winthrop & Weinstine was recognized as a “fantastic practice,” superbly “escorting [clients] through the IP maze.” In addition, the publication acknowledged Stephen Baird as “one of the true leaders” who “can be relied on to come up with a creative solution” and to “deliver an expeditious and favourable outcome.”

The World Trademark Review 1000 remains the only standalone publication to recommend individual practitioners and their firms exclusively in the trademark field, and identifies the leading players in over 70 key jurisdictions globally. To research the market, WTR 1000 conducted face-to-face and telephone interviews and exchanged correspondence over a four-month period with hundreds of lawyers, attorneys and their clients involved with trademarks; they also gathered written submissions from firms detailing their recent activity in the field.

For more information or to view the rankings, please visit http://www.worldtrademarkreview.com/wtr1000/