Adams and Reese intellectual property attorneys Mitch Boult and Joel Galanter have been named among the “IP Stars” in Managing IP’s Guide to the Leading Law Firms and Attorneys in the United States.
Boult and Galanter were nominated by peers and in-house counsel to appear in the guide - readership of over 11,000 — of which 66 percent are in-house counsel. The publication provides US and global companies with key practice information for benchmarking IP attorneys and firms across the United States and within each state.
As the Regional Practice Group Leader for the Adams and Reese Special Business Services Group, Boult leads the Intellectual Property, Energy, Governmental Relations, Entertainment, Labor and Employment, ERISA and Health Care Practice teams.
He has vast experience in domain name and trademark disputes and in all forms of transactional work involving intellectual property, including branding strategies, audits, licensing, franchising and due diligence. His areas of practice include a broad scope of industries and intellectual property specialties. He works closely with the firm's Litigation Group on enforcement matters and collaborates with the Corporate and Tax teams on the intellectual property aspects of mergers, acquisitions and other transactions.
Galanter exclusively practices in litigation with a strong focus on intellectual property and business disputes. Galanter has served as lead counsel to numerous companies in trademark, copyright, false advertising, patent, and trade secret lawsuits as well as general business disputes in cases across the United States. He has handled cases for his clients in California, Texas, Florida, New York, Illinois, Oklahoma, Alabama, Louisiana, Washington, DC, as well as in each of the three Federal Judicial Districts in his home state of Tennessee.
Adams and Reese is a multidisciplinary law firm with offices strategically located throughout the southern United States and Washington, DC. American Lawyer includes Adams and Reese on its distinguished list of the nation's top law firms – “The Am Law 200.” The National Law Journal also includes the firm on the "NLJ 250" list of the nation's largest law firms.