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Baker Botts’ IP Practice, Lawyers Recognized as IP Stars by Managing Intellectual Property Magazine



DALLAS, May 23, 2013 -- Baker Botts has been recognized as “Highly Recommended” in Intellectual Property in Texas and “Recommended” in Patent Prosecution in Washington, D.C. and Patent Contentious in New York, Washington, D.C. and California by Managing Intellectual Property Magazine. Additionally, ten firm lawyers from five offices were named IP Stars.

Nationally, Baker Botts ranked Tier 4 in ITC and Patent Contentious and Tier 5 in Patent Prosecution and Bio Life Sciences.

Baker Botts’ 2013 IP Stars include Paul Ragusa, Robert Scheinfeld of New York; Douglas Kubehl, Kevin Meek, Paul Morico, Scott Partridge, Barton Showalter, David Wille of Texas; and Luke Pedersen, David Schlitz of Washington, D.C.

Managing Intellectual Property’s IP Stars ranks market-leading lawyers at top US law firms, emphasizing editorial coverage of firms’ capabilities and analyzing attorneys to reflect their specific expertise. IP Stars will be published online at, a searchable portal to Managing IP’s legal market commentary, news on major cases, and other updates on the legal profession. Managing IP is part of the Euromoney Legal Media Group.

The Baker Botts’ IP Stars rankings are available here.

About Baker Botts L.L.P.

Baker Botts is an international law firm of approximately 700 lawyers practicing throughout a network of 14 offices around the globe. Based on our experience and knowledge of our clients’ industries, we are recognized as a leading firm in the energy, technology and life sciences sectors. Throughout our 173-year history, we have provided creative and effective legal solutions for our clients while demonstrating an unrelenting commitment to excellence. For more information, please visit

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