James R. Steffen of Faegre Baker Daniels LLP has been named to the World's Leading Trademark Professionals by World Trademark Review. In addition, the publication listed Faegre Baker Daniels as a leading law firm in offering high-level advice on issues relating to trademarks.
World Trademark Review is the only standalone publication to recommend individual practitioners and their firms exclusively in the area of trademarks. Leaders are recognized in more than 50 key jurisdictions globally.
Steffen, a Faegre Baker Daniels partner, was chosen in two areas — enforcement and litigation as well as prosecution and strategy. According to World Trademark Review, Steffen is highly regarded by sources, concentrating on contentious work and general counseling in the areas of trademark, copyright and unfair competition.
Major clients include Target Corporation, which Steffen has represented in litigation throughout the United States and advised on brand strategy and various transactional issues, World Trademark Review reported. Steffen also provides comprehensive trademark and marketing law advice to a number of other clients.
In firm listings, World Trademark Review reported that Faegre Baker Daniels enjoys an "admirable reputation" for its spectacular work in intellectual property law and offers expertise in a range of trademark matters.