Super Lawyers recognized four COJK attorneys in the 2022 edition of the annual publication, naming Fran Jagla, Jerry Nagae, and George Renzoni to the list of Washington Super Lawyers, and naming Leron Vandsburger to the list of Washington Rising Stars. Trademark attorney Fran Jagla works with clients to protect their brands in highly regulated areas such as pharmaceuticals, medical devices, wine and spirits, and cannabis. Jerry Nagae practices across areas of IP law, providing vital counsel to clients on patents, trademarks, copyrights, IP transactions, and litigation. George Renzoni focuses his practice on the procurement of U.S. and foreign patents, patent portfolio strategy and development, technology licensing, and due diligence investigations in the chemical and pharmaceutical industries. Associate Leron Vandsburger focuses his practice in patent prosecution and counseling in the areas of materials, engineering, and electronics.
The annual survey is a multiphased process that includes peer nominations and evaluations, combined with independent research, resulting in the rating of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas.