The World Trademark Review, which focuses solely on trademark practices and practitioners, has honored three US nationwide and regional practice groups and five individual lawyers among the leading trademark practitioners in the world.
The 2020 WTR 1000 rankings are based on face-to-face and telephone interviews with trademark professionals and law firm submissions, and identifies the leading players in 70 key jurisdictions. According to the WTR, it is the only "standalone publication to recommend individual practitioners and their firms exclusively in the trademark field, and identifies the leading players in over 80 key jurisdictions globally."
In its tenth edition, WTR 1000 highlighted the following regional practice groups and individual lawyers at Norton Rose Fulbright US LLP:
United States - Texas: Silver
United States - Minnesota: Silver
United States - Nationwide: Bronze
Felicia Boyd, United States - Minnesota (Silver)
Alicia Morris Groos, United States – Texas (Gold)
Timothy M. Kenny, United States – Minnesota (Gold); United States – National (Silver)
Linda M. Merritt, United States – Texas (Silver)
Michael Scott Metteauer, United States – Texas (Gold); United States - National (Silver)