17 Sheridan Ross Attorneys Named to Super Lawyers/Rising Stars 2018

Eight attorneys from Denver-based Sheridan Ross P.C. were selected for inclusion to Super Lawyers 2018 and another nine attorneys were named Rising Stars.

“It’s always an honor for our firm and attorneys to be recognized by our peers through the Colorado Super Lawyers evaluation process,” said Sheridan Ross Co-President and Shareholder Matt Ellsworth.  “The most important thing for our attorneys is doing great work with and for our clients, but we greatly appreciate being among those ranked as Colorado’s Super Lawyers and Rising Stars, and we hope to continue to earn the respect and admiration of Colorado’s IP community for years to come.”

Super Lawyers selects attorneys using a multi-phase process that combines peer nominations and evaluations with third party research. Each candidate is evaluated based on peer recognition and professional achievement indicators. Selections are made on a state-by-state basis each year. 

            Honored Sheridan Ross attorneys include:

  • Todd Blakely, IP
  • Robert Brunelli, IP Litigation
  • Lew Hansen, IP
  • Joseph Kovarik, IP
  • Bruce Kugler, IP
  • Sabrina Stavish, IP
  • Douglas Swartz, IP
  • Miriam Trudell, IP

In addition, nine Sheridan Ross attorneys were selected as Colorado Rising Stars for 2018: James Burke (IP); Hiwot Covell (IP); Matthew Ellsworth (IP); Pamela Hirschman (IP); Patricia Ho (IP Litigation); David Kellis (IP); Kendria Pearson (IP).and first-time honorees, Thaine Lennox-Gentle (IP) and Brent Lindon (IP).

Founded in 1954, Sheridan Ross is the oldest and largest intellectual property law firm in the Rocky Mountain region and has grown to include 41 attorneys and three patent agents. From individuals, inventors and entrepreneurs to the world’s largest corporations, we believe that the extraordinary effort to innovate should be matched by the strength of protection.  With advanced degrees and work experience in technical fields including computer software, biochemistry, pharmaceuticals, mathematics, chemistry, biochemistry, genetics and aeronautics – we are engineers, researchers, rocket scientists and so much more.  Working with clients from virtually every industry and technology, we’re known for our ability to deliver relevant, cost-effective solutions to a broad range of IP legal needs.