Richards, Layton & Finger received the highest gold ranking and firm directors Fred Cottrell, Kelly Farnan, and Jeffrey Moyer are named among Delaware’s top patent attorneys in the 2020 edition of IAM Patent 1000: The World’s Leading Patent Professionals. IAM Patent 1000 noted that “bringing Richards, Layton & Finger on board is a smart play” for companies facing complex patent litigation. Richards Layton is the only Delaware firm with two lawyers, Cottrell and Farnan, named in the guide’s top gold band. IAM Patent 1000 performs exhaustive research to identify world-class patent expertise in key jurisdictions around the world. Based on factors such as depth of knowledge, market presence, work quality, and peer and client feedback, only firms and individuals delivering top-quality patent services make the cut. About Richards, Layton & Finger Delaware’s largest law firm and one of its oldest, Richards, Layton & Finger helps sophisticated clients navigate complex issues and the intricacies of Delaware law. We advise global companies, business partnerships, leading financial institutions, local businesses, and individuals across a wide range of practices, including corporate law, alternative entities, commercial law, bankruptcy and restructuring, and litigation.