McKool Smith has 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 attorneys are“bright, highly responsive and fantastic at going to trial.” This year, the firm also earned top tier recognition for Insurance: advice to policyholders. The publication notes that the firm’s insurance recovery practice has “experience across a wide range of insurance issues, including asbestos-related matters, as well as other product liability, environmental, toxic tort cases and D&O matters. The team also has significant regulatory expertise."
Several of the firm’s attorneys are also recommended by the publication. For patent litigation, researchers note that Mike McKool has “a terrific reputation,” and is “a consummate professional with tremendous trial skills,” Douglas Cawley “always provides wise counsel,” and Theodore Stevenson is “dedicated, creative and strategic.” For Insurance: advice to policyholders, Robin Cohen is ranked as a “Leading Lawyer” in the United States who is described as “extremely well-versed.” The publication also recognizes Kenneth Frenchman who “does a fantastic job,” Natasha Romagnoli who has “probing attention to detail and advocacy,” and Adam Ziffer.
Published for over twenty years, The Legal 500 series provides comprehensive worldwide coverage on legal services providers in over 100 countries. The publication is used by commercial and private clients, corporate counsel, CEOs, and professional advisers - as well as by other referrers of work both nationally and internationally. McKool Smith’s recognition can be found here.