Dallas, TX, April 01, 2011 --(PR.com
)-- KK-LLP is pleased to announce that Kelly Kubasta, Jim Chester and Kirby Drake have been selected for inclusion in the list 2011 Texas Rising Stars by Law & Politics Magazine, which is published in Texas Monthly and Texas Super Lawyers® Rising Star Edition Magazines. Less than 2.5 percent of all Texas attorneys are named to the Rising Stars list each year.
Kelly Kubasta, a Senior Partner in the firm, handles all areas of intellectual property law, with particular emphasis on patent litigation, licensing and prosecution. Kelly is a patent attorney licensed by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office and has earned an AV® Preeminent Peer Review Rating by Martindale-Hubbell®. This is Kelly’s second time to be listed as a Texas Rising Star.
Fellow Senior Partner Jim Chester’s practice involves commercial intellectual property, technology transactions and international business/trade matters. Jim also teaches courses on International Trade Law and International Business Transactions at Baylor University Law School, and has earned an AV® Preeminent Peer Review Rating by Martindale-Hubbell®. This is Jim’s third time to be listed as a Texas Rising Star.
Kirby Drake, a Senior Associate at the firm, focuses her practice in the areas of patent litigation and patent prosecution. Kirby is a patent attorney licensed by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office and this is her fourth time to be listed as a Texas Rising Star.
“Kelly, Jim and Kirby are very thankful and proud to have received this honor, which is based on nominations and evaluations from their colleagues throughout the State of Texas,” says firm co-Managing Partner Darin Klemchuk, himself a Texas Super Lawyer® honoree. “From top to bottom, we have assembled an excellent team at Klemchuk Kubasta and our Rising Stars would be the first to tell you that our entire team of attorneys and staff is made up of stars.”
About Klemchuk Kubasta LLP
Klemchuk Kubasta LLP is an IP boutique law firm offering a full array of intellectual property related services, including litigation and enforcement of all forms of intellectual property, as well as registration and licensing of patents, trademarks, trade dress and copyrights. The firm also provides legal services relating to trade secrets, unfair competition, domain names, e-commerce, privacy policies, Internet law, commercial litigation, business litigation, technology transactions and international business & trade. Located in Dallas, Texas, Klemchuk Kubasta LLP supports a diverse client base ranging from startups to established market-leading companies. Through its Virtual IP Counselsm and Virtual General Counselsm programs, the firm also has experience with technology incubators and pre-first round financing technology start-ups. Klemchuk Kubasta LLP also serves as local counsel for IP and commercial litigation cases pending in Texas, including the federal courts in the Northern and Eastern Districts of Texas. Additional information about the firm and its attorneys may be found at www.kk-llp.com. Find us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/Klemchuk.Kubasta.LLP.