Strategically located with multiple offices in New England, Sheehan Phinney focuses on solid IP procurement, enforcement, and strategy, while also considering related corporate law issues, thereby adding comprehensive business strategists to your team. Having headquarters in New Hampshire enables us to provide award-winning talent, but at below market cost.
Sheehan Phinney attorneys provide goal driven, practical, and cost-efficient advice to clients in matters concerning all aspects of IP, including patents, trademarks, copyrights, trade secrets, e-commerce, prosecution, litigation, licensing, legal opinions, IP portfolio management and consolidation, and Internet law. We do this by working with clients to evaluate, protect, and enforce their IP rights, and to ensure that those rights are part of an ongoing, overall business strategy, from start-up to exit.
We enjoy a varied client base ranging from solo inventors and start-ups, to Fortune 500 companies and major research universities. Regardless of the client size, our goals, quality of work, and dedication remain the same. Additionally, due to a large international client base and managing global intellectual property portfolios, we maintain long-term relationships with agents throughout the world, thereby obtaining strong discounts that we pass on to our clients. We are the exclusive New Hampshire law firm for Lex Mundi, enabling us to partner with counsel on a global level enhancing our ability to address clients' needs around the world.
For more information, please contact Peter Nieves, Chair of the IP and Technology Practice Group at 603.627.8134 or visit www.sheehan.com.
1000 Elm Street
Manchester, NH 03101
255 State Street
Boston, MA 02109
Two Eagle Square
Concord, NH 03301
17 1/2 Lebanon Street
Hanover, NH 03755
Founded in 1937, Sheehan Phinney Bass & Green, known by one peer as having a "premier status" and "predominantly placed," is a full-service, partner-heavy law firm with three locations in New Hampshire and one in Boston. The firm features expertise in trademark prosecution and litigation, patent litigation, copyright, and trade secret litigation. With at least 12 attorneys working in the IP group, the firm offers a practical and cost-efficient approach to litigation and intellectual property rights management services, including IP portfolio consolidation and due diligence. The firm is known for winning a patent infringement case for Charbucks against Starbucks in 2013.
Peter Nieves is chair of the firm's patent law and IP and technology practice groups and earns recognition for his work in patent prosecution, infringement litigation, licensing work and counseling on patent validity. Star Christopher Cole strategizes with clients on how best to protect their intellectual property in competitive markets, primarily through the handling of trade secret misappropriation and matters of employee mobility.