Ropes & Gray’s IP Group Ranked Highly in Asian Legal Business

Practices: Intellectual Property

Following a busy year for intellectual property(IP) transactions and cases across Asia, Ropes & Gray’s Asia IP practice received high rankings for its work from Asian Legal Business. The publication ranked top law firms practicing in Asia according to complexity of work undertaken, key clients and visibility in the region, among other metrics. Ropes & Gray’s IP practice was ranked in Tier 1 for international firms in the patents category in both China and Japan, and was highly ranked in both the patents and copyright/trademark categories in South Korea, where domestic and international firms were evaluated together.

Experienced in both the corporate and contentious aspects of IP issues, Ropes & Gray’s Asia IP group plays a key role at the heart of the firm’s wider, cross-practice offering for clients worldwide, assisting with such issues as licensing, complex business transactions, and patent protection and enforcement. Through its handling of high-value, high-complexity matters across a wide range of industry sectors, including life sciences, financial services and technology, the group has positioned Ropes & Gray as a market leader in IP transactions in Asia.