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Adams and Reese is featured as a “Highly Recommended” IP Firm, the highest distinction for law firms in the annual guide published by Managing Intellectual Property.

Additionally, Adams and Reese Intellectual Property Partner Mitch Boult has been featured for the fifth consecutive year in IP Stars 2017, a globally recognized resource of leading IP firms and attorneys worldwide.

In his practice, Boult counsels multi-national corporations on IP matters and is particularly skilled in developing strategies for monetizing and enforcing IP rights on a global basis. He, along with the Adams and Reese IP team, have more than 8,000 trademarks under management and regularly devise both commercial and legal strategies for driving brand value, increasing brand strength and decreasing the cost of global trademark portfolios. In addition to advising U.S. corporations, Boult and the IP team represent dozens of high-profile brands in Asia, Europe and South America in their U.S. endeavors.

Boult has served as a lead advisor on branding campaigns throughout Asia, Europe and North America; on establishing licensing and franchising networks for U.S. corporations in Europe and Asia; and on multi-jurisdictional IP litigation involving rights and registrations in dozens of countries. He has developed unique expertise in guiding U.S. corporations as they extend their brands into new markets and in suggesting practical, cost-effective strategies for doing so. As the challenges of regulatory compliance have proliferated, Boult also advises clients on E-commerce and data privacy issues, including the U.S.-EU Safe Harbor/Privacy Shield Framework, and similar topics.

Boult is listed in Best Lawyers® (by BL Rankings, LLC) in Trademark and IP Law and in Super Lawyers® (by Thomson Reuters) state and regional editions for both IP and International Law. He is a member of the International Trademark Association, serving on its Emerging Issues Committee and Fair Use and Other Boundaries Subcommittee.

The Adams and Reese Intellectual Property Practice Team has been recognized in IP Stars since the publication's inception in 2013.