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Palo Alto Attorneys Featured in 2013 Northern California Super Lawyers

July 16, 2013

Twenty-two WilmerHale attorneys ranked in the tenth annual Northern California Super Lawyers listing for 2013. This Super Lawyers listing will appear in publications including the Northern California Super Lawyers magazine, the Sacramento magazine and the San Francisco magazine.

WilmerHale's Intellectual Property Litigation Practice had a significant showing with seven of its group members included in this year's rankings. Also listed in the 2013 Super Lawyers ranking for Northern California are 12 Palo Alto attorneys selected as "Rising Stars."

The objective of Super Lawyers is to "provide a credible, comprehensive and diverse" resource and method for attorneys and consumers to use when researching legal representation. The attorneys selected are first nominated, then surveyed by peers, and finally, evaluated by professional accomplishments. Super Lawyers lists attorneys by practice areas and region.

The WilmerHale Palo Alto office was opened in 2005, and in that short time has established a recognizable place in Northern California's legal landscape. The focus of the work in the Palo Alto office is concentrated around Intellectual Property, Securities and Transactional issues. Recently, the Silicon Valley Business Journal ranked the Palo Alto office eighth out of 49 law firms in Silicon Valley based on the number of attorneys working out of the office. In addition, WilmerHale ranked as one of the "Top 10 Largest Silicon Valley Law Firms" in 2013 for the second year in a row.

The full list of WilmerHale attorneys ranked in this year's Northern California Super Lawyers magazine include:

Peter S. Buckland - Energy & Resources

Leizel A. Ching - Intellectual Property Litigation

John J. Demeter - Business/Corporate, "Rising Star" in Northern California

Christine Duh - Intellectual Property Litigation

Mark D. Flanagan - Intellectual Property Litigation

Robert M. Galvin - Intellectual Property Litigation

Ashwin A. Gokhale - Intellectual Property Litigation, "Rising Star" in Northern California

Joseph F. Haag - Intellectual Property Litigation

Eric P. Hanson - Business/Corporate, "Rising Star" in Northern California

Aaron Jacobson - Business/Corporate, "Rising Star" in Northern California

Adit Khorana - Intellectual Property

William W. Kim - Intellectual Property, "Rising Star" in Northern California

Susan M. Krumplitsch - Intellectual Property Litigation, "Rising Star" in Northern California

Anna T. Lee - Intellectual Property Litigation, "Rising Star" in Northern California

Evelyn C. Mak - Intellectual Property, "Rising Star" in Northern California

Michael Mugmon - Securities Litigation, "Rising Star" in Northern California

John P. Pettit - Business Litigation, "Rising Star" in Northern California

Mark D. Selwyn - Intellectual Property Litigation

Keith L. Slenkovich - Intellectual Property Litigation

Nathan L. Walker - Intellectual Property Litigation

Dennis D. Wang - Intellectual Property Litigation, "Rising Star" in Northern California

Joseph K. Wyatt - Business/Corporate