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IAM Patent Recognizes Holland & Hart's Intellectual Property Team in the 2019 IAM Patent 1000

Holland & Hart is proud to announce the firm’s Intellectual Property practice has been recognized as a patent law leader in the 2019 edition of Intellectual Asset Management (IAM) Patent 1000: The World’s Leading Patent Professionals. The firm received rankings in Colorado and Utah for delivering top-quality patent services in patent litigation, prosecution, and transactions. Additionally, seven of the firm’s IP lawyers were individually ranked.

The team received recognition in the following practice areas in 2019:

  • Colorado: Prosecution – Highly Recommended
  • Colorado: Transactions – Recommended
  • Colorado: Litigation – Gold
  • Utah: Firms – Silver

The following Holland & Hart partners are ranked in the 2019 IAM Patent 1000:


  • Michael Drapkin: Colorado: Prosecution – Highly Recommended
  • Timothy (Tim) Getzoff: Colorado: Litigation – Gold
  • James (Jim) Hartley: Colorado: Litigation – Silver
  • Paul Schramm: Colorado: Prosecution – Recommended (new ranking for this year)


  • Loren Hulse: Utah: Prosecution – Recommended (new ranking for this year)
  • J. Scott Karren: Utah: Prosecution – Recommended
  • Josh Randall: Utah: Prosecution - Recommended

The IAM Patent 1000 is a global market-leading guide that identifies top patent prosecution, transactions, and litigation professionals and firms in key jurisdictions. IAM conducts extensive research to identify leading individuals in their respective areas based on feedback from peers and clients. Similarly, firm rankings are based on their depth of expertise, market presence, and the level of work on which they are typically engaged.

About Holland & Hart’s IP Practice Group

Holland & Hart's Intellectual property practice comprises over 85 professionals devoted to identifying, creating, protecting and enforcing the intellectual property assets of our clients. The group provides innovating and practical legal solutions to help the firm’s clients plan and execute an integrated strategic approach to the management of all their intellectual property assets. Holland & Hart’s IP clients include some of the most innovative and recognizable brands in the world, across the technology, telecoms, media, consumer products, medical devices, retail, food and beverage, hospitality, sport and outdoor recreation, and pharmaceutical industries. The firm represents Fortune 500 companies and private brands with large, international portfolios or complex technology or IP needs, through to emerging growth organizations.

About Holland & Hart

Founded in 1947, Holland & Hart is a full-service Am Law 200 firm with offices in eight states and in Washington, D.C. We deliver integrated legal solutions to regional, national, and international clients of all sizes in a diverse range of industries. For more information, visit or on Twitter: @HollandHart.


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