National Law Journal Names Cooley to 2015 "IP Hot List"

Palo Alto – June 3, 2015 – Cooley has been named to the National Law Journal's "IP Hot List," which is comprised of just 15 firms "that accomplish great things in the realm of intellectual property law."

In selecting Cooley, the NLJ highlighted its work on behalf of a "who's who of Silicon Valley companies." It also recognized the firm's 2014 victory in defending Gilead Sciences' rights to the hepatitis C drug Sovaldi, and the firm's representation of HTC and Motorola in a US ITC trial that led to a favorable settlement involving smartphones and tablets.

The NLJ quoted Facebook's VP & deputy general counsel Sam O'Rourke: "I find tremendous benefit from the knowledge [the Cooley team] gained about Facebook and the relationships they've built across the company as a result of all the cases they have handled for us. Most importantly, they win cases."

"I think Cooley understands the client's business better than anyone else," Heidi Keefe told the NLJ in an interview. "We're not just their lawyers, we're their partner in getting them back to the business of making the cool things we all love to play with and use."

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About Cooley's IP Practice

As a market-leading, full-service IP practice, Cooley provides prosecution and strategic counseling services that allow clients to gain the most value from their IP, and it represents clients in complex infringement suits in which core products and brands and upwards of billions of dollars are at stake. Cooley represents industry leaders seeking to maintain their market positions, as well as innovative startups looking to bring disruptive technologies to market.

About Cooley LLP

Cooley's lawyers solve legal issues for entrepreneurs, investors, financial institutions and established companies. Clients partner with Cooley on transformative deals, complex IP and regulatory matters, and high-stakes litigation, often where innovation meets the law.

Cooley has 850 lawyers across 12 offices in the United States, China and Europe.

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Heidi Keefe Partner, Palo Alto