Dilworth IP founder and managing partner Michael Dilworth has been recognized by IAM as one of the leading patent professionals worldwide for 2021.

The IAM Patent 1000: The World’s Leading Patent Professionals is widely recognized as the definitive directory exclusively dedicated to identifying the world’s top patent lawyers, attorneys, practices and firms.

The extensive research process for this guide was conducted over several months by a team of full-time analysts, and involved more than1,300 interviews with patent specialists across the globe. The IAM Patent 1000 features 50 country-specific chapters analyzing local patent professional services markets and profiling the firms and individuals identified as leaders within them.

Mr. Dilworth has been guiding innovative companies as an intellectual property attorney and advisor for over twenty-five years. In addition to his extensive domestic work, he is experienced in international patent law and worldwide patent prosecution including Patent Cooperation Treaty (PCT) and European Patent Office practices as well as inter partes matters (e.g., nullity actions, oppositions, invalidations and cancellations).

He is an active member of the American Intellectual Property Law Association (AIPLA), the Intellectual Property Owners Assocation (IPOA) and other industry and professional organizations.


About the IAM Patent 1000

The IAM Patent 1000 delivers the most in-depth coverage of the market yet undertaken, pinpointing the best of the best in prosecution, litigation and licensing. The listings and editorial provide readers with a truly comprehensive overview of patent services around the world, making the IAM Patent 1000 an essential tool for all IP decision makers. For more information: https://www.iam-media.com/directories/patent1000


About Dilworth IP

At Dilworth IP, We Patent the Future®. At the heart of humanity’s ongoing pursuit of innovation is the promise of a better tomorrow. As an intellectual property and business law firm, we protect that promise through vital intellectual property services such as patent and trademark prosecution, opinions, and agreements, ensuring you have the freedom to innovate and bring your ideas to the world. We’ve been in the lab. Our attorneys speak your language and listen well. We’ll quickly grasp nuances of your complex technology and capture the IP protection you deserve. To learn more about the firm, please visit www.dilworthip.com


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