Kelley Drye Adds Patent Practice To IP Group

Saturday, January 1, 2005 - 01:00

The international law firm Kelley Drye & Warren LLP has announced the addition of an extensive patent practice to its nationally recognized intellectual property group. This expansion will allow Kelley Drye to provide a complete range ofintellectual property expertise, including multi-office patent capabilities.

The addition of a patent group reflects the significant growth ofKelley Drye's intellectual property practice.

Kelley Drye's team of patent lawyers is led by partners Steve Szczpanski and Mary Jo Boldingh, who recently joined Kelley Drye's Chicago office. Also joining the group are, in Chicago, special counsel Kathy Tabor and associates Stephanie Carter, Glen Gesicki and Scott Kaspar; in Washington, DC, special counsel Anthony Meola, and in New Jersey, patent agent Kevin Ryan.

The new patent capabilities build on the firm's established intellectual property practice.