Insights: News Releases Kilpatrick Townsend Receives Top Rankings from 2019 Legal 500 US

ATLANTA (July 10)Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton announced today that the firm has received top rankings in the 2019 Legal 500 US edition, an annual, comprehensive research based analysis of law firms in over 150 jurisdictions around the world. 

Kilpatrick Townsend was recognized in seven different practice areas, including three practice areas recognized as a Tier 1 ranking, the top ranking awarded by Legal 500. The firm was recognized in the following areas (an asterisk denotes “Top Tier”):

  • Construction*
  • Copyright
  • Corporate M&A, Middle-Market Sub 500
  • Outsourcing
  • Patent Prosecution
  • Trademark Non-Contentious*
  • Trademark Litigation* 

Legal 500 also singled out 43 Kilpatrick Townsend attorneys for their accomplishments in their practice areas (an asterisk denotes “Leading Individual” and hash denotes “Next Generation Lawyer”):


  • Sumit Arora
  • Heather Asselin
  • Brian Corgan*
  • Patrick Gaas
  • Randall Hafer*
  • Lee Mann
  • Dan Shank
  • Daniel Swaja#


  • David Caplan
  • James Trigg
  • Dennis Wilson

Corporate M&A, Middle-Market Sub 500

  • Louis Barbieri III#
  • Ben Barkley
  • Carole Bellis
  • Gary Bronstein
  • Joel Cartee
  • Richard Cicchillo, Jr.*
  • David Eaton
  • Aaron Kaslow
  • Thomas Kesler
  • Sandy Smith
  • Thomas Steed III
  • David Stockton


  • Farah Cook
  • Josh Ganz
  • Jim Steinberg

Patent Prosecution

  • Charles Calkins
  • Kris Doyle
  • Paul Haughey
  • Matthew Hinsch
  • Brenda Holmes
  • Wab Kadaba
  • Babak Kusha
  • Craig Largent
  • James Sze

Trademark Litigation

  • William Brewster*
  • Charles Henn#
  • Charles Hooker
  • David Mayberry

Trademark Non-Contentious

  • Lindsay Kaplan
  • Marc Lieberstein
  • Anthony Malutta*
  • Chris Woods

The Legal 500 rankings highlight practice area teams who provide cutting edge and innovative advice to corporate counsel. The rankings are based on feedback from 300,000 clients worldwide, submissions from law firms and interviews with leading private practice lawyers, and a team of researchers who have unrivaled experience in the legal market.


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