McKool Smith’s successes have once again earned The Legal 500’s recognition as a top tier U.S. firm for patent litigation. According to the directory, McKool Smith’s patent litigation practice provides “excellent legal strategy, substantive knowledge and a high level of technical expertise.”
Several of the firm’s attorneys are also recommended by the publication. Steve Pollinger, Managing Principal of the firm’s Austin office, is recognized as an “exceptional litigator” while Austin principal Craig Tolliver is lauded as an “effective communicator.” The Legal 500 also notes that Courtland Reichman, Managing Principal of the firm’s Silicon Valley office, “excels in applying legal tools to resolve commercial issues,” and is “capable of analyzing issues from a broad perspective and developing pragmatic strategies.”
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