Karol Kepchar Recognized Among World’s Leading Trademark Professionals in WTR 1000

(Washington, D.C.) – World Trademark Review, in its 2016 WTR 1000 ranking of the world’s leading trademark professionals, has recognized Akin Gump intellectual property partner Karol Kepchar among this elite group, noting her in the categories of “Individuals: enforcement and litigation” and “Individuals: prosecution and strategy.”

In her profile, WTR notes that she is one of Akin Gump’s “key litigation and transactional experts,” who has “written and lectured extensively on intellectual property and the Internet, so clients can be sure they are receiving premium advice on the subject.”

The periodical’s methodology includes conducting face-to-face and telephone interviews as well as correspondence with hundreds of lawyers and their trademark-related clients.

In this regard, WTR quotes one respondent who says of Ms. Kepchar that she “is highly experienced and gives excellent, practical advice.”

Founded in 1945, Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP is a leading international law firm with more than 900 lawyers in offices throughout the United States, Europe, Asia and the Middle East.

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