These Firms Filed The Most Trade Secrets Cases In 2020

Law360 (June 23, 2021, 11:19 PM EDT) -- Gordon & Rees filed more federal trade secrets lawsuits in 2020 than any other law firm, according to a new report by Lex Machina, while Baker McKenzie was tapped to defend against the most such cases.

Gordon & Rees LLP represented plaintiffs in 41 new trade secrets lawsuits in federal court last year, according to Lex Machina's Trade Secret Litigation Report 2021, mostly on behalf of two different retail chains that repeatedly sued their former franchise owners.

Next on the list were Littler Mendelson PC and Ogletree Deakins Nash Smoak & Stewart PC, which each also filed more than 30 such...

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