June 7, 2014
Cambridge, MA – Lando and Anastasi, LLP (L&A) today announced that for the third consecutive year, the firm, and Louis Myers and Peter C. Lando, individually, have been selected for inclusion in International Asset Management (IAM) magazine’s IAM Patent1000: The World’s Leading Patent Practitioners.
The IAM Patent 1000 has been described as the world’s most extensive guide to leading private practice patent professionals and firms in the world’s key jurisdictions. IAM’s selection process included hundreds of interviews with in-house counsel and professionals in private practice, who were asked to provide candid feedback on individuals and firms with expertise in all major areas of patent law.
L&A is included in this year’s publication for both transactions and prosecution, and is described as being “among New England’s most dynamic IP ensembles.” The firm’s profile includes comments from interviewees, who describe L&A as “A force to be reckoned with…[providing] attentive, partner-led, cost-effective service.” Dr. Myers and Mr. Lando also are profiled in this year’s compilation.
Dr. Myers has more than 20 years of IP experience in biotechnology, chemistry and pharmaceuticals, and has been described in theIAM Patent 1000 as a “biotechnology, chemistry and pharmaceuticals whizz,” who personifies L&A’s “innovative approach to securing patent protection.” He is an “absolutely brilliant attorney” who “does a wonderful job helping clients realize their commercial potential.” In the Chambers USA Guide to Lawyers, it is noted that he is “completely fantastic at what he does.” Dr. Myers is a founder of L&A’s life sciences practice, and he provides comprehensive strategic counseling to public and private companies of all sizes and stages of development. Dr. Myers also works with abroad spectrum of entities, including private equity firms, venture capital funds and ultra-high-net-worth individuals that invest in, or evaluate, life sciences companies and technologies.
Mr. Lando is a founding partner of Lando & Anastasi, LLP. Commentators to the publication note, “He is what a lot of lawyers want to be – not just a technician who drafts patent applications, but a big-picture thinker and talented portfolio developer who understands and knows how to address the issues that companies face when they are expanding.” Mr. Lando’s extensive experience encompasses all chemical-related areas, and he is one of the country’s leading IP attorneys on “clean” and “green” technologies. Mr. Lando has been involved in hundreds of due diligence investigations for acquisitions and divestitures of IP portfolios, involving everything from new businesses.
Lando & Anastasi, LLP specializes in intellectual property law, including patents, trademarks, copyrights, trade secrets, licensing and business transactions and related litigation. Headquartered in Cambridge, Massachusetts, L&A provides its extensive client base with the comprehensive protection they need to grow their business and protect their intellectual property assets. The firm has received national recognition for its practice, aggressive approach to serving clients’ needs, and culture.