Barnes & Thornburg, DLA Netted Most IP Laterals In 2010

Law360, New York (December 27, 2010, 3:06 PM EST) -- Amid an increasingly competitive market for top patent litigators, DLA Piper and Barnes & Thornburg LLP added the most intellectual property attorneys to their ranks in 2010 as firms continued to struggle to adapt to clients' shrinking legal budgets.

Law360 tallied the number of moves between Jan. 1 and Dec. 1 by attorneys at the partner and of counsel levels based on the firms' press releases.

Barnes & Thornburg, a 500-attorney firm based in Indiana, eked out the top place by adding nine new IP laterals,...
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