Donahue Fitzgerald Recognized in the World Trademark Review’s 2022 WTR 1000 Ranking
OAKLAND (March 2, 2022) Donahue Fitzgerald has been acknowledged in the 2022 edition of the World Trademark Review (WTR) – WTR 1000 rankings for trademark enforcement and litigation as well as prosecution and strategy. According to the 2022 rankings, “Donahue Fitzgerald is a full-service firm geared towards innovative companies and known for its extremely business-friendly approach to the law.”
The WTR cites leading trademark practitioners globally. Among top practitioners, they described California State Board Certified Legal Specialist in Franchise and Distribution, Dawn Newton, “as a top franchising expert and all-round transactional ace.” WTR notes that Music and Entertainment chair and IP co-chair, Daniel Schacht, “possesses first-rate licensing know-how and leads a dynamic practice in the music and entertainment industries, the unique demands of which he knows well.” WTR also characterizes Managing Partner, Andrew MacKay, as “the top name on the litigation fight card an assertive enforcer who puts a hard stop to the illegal distribution of infringing products.” Lastly, the WTR highlights that Anne Hiaring Hocking, “litigates with a deft touch, too, but also focuses a large part of her practice on prosecution.”
The WTR 1000 is the only definitive guide exclusively dedicated to identifying the world’s leading trademark legal services providers. The publication identifies the leading trademark law firms and individuals in over 80 global jurisdictions and U.S. states through an extensive four-month research process consisting of face-to-face and telephone interviews of attorneys and their clients.
To see the full 2022 edition of World Trademark Review 1000: The World’s Leading Trademark Professionals, please visit the World Trademark Review site.
About Donahue Fitzgerald
Donahue Fitzgerald LLP is a full-service law firm with more than fifty attorneys with offices in the Bay Area and an office in Los Angeles. The firm provides legal advice and representation in all aspects of business and corporate law, employment, intellectual property, real estate and construction, immigration, nonprofit, franchise, legal cannabis, music and entertainment, and tax, as well as trusts and estates and litigation.