Four Fishman Stewart Partners Named to IP Stars 2018


Fishman Stewart is pleased to announce four of the firm’s attorneys have been named “IP Stars” by Managing Intellectual Property (IP) magazine again for 2018. The comprehensive IP Stars guide lists leading IP firms and lawyers and covers more than 80 countries. Fishman Stewart attorneys recognized as IP Stars are Michael D. Fishman, John P. Guenther, Michael B. Stewart, and Michelle L. Visser.

John Guenther and Michael Stewart were recognized as both Trademark Stars and Patent Stars, and Michael Fishman and Michelle Visser were recognized as Trademark Stars. Additionally, Fishman Stewart was listed as a Recommended firm for Patent Prosecution and Trademark Law.

According to Managing Intellectual Property magazine, IP Stars ratings are based on a weighted system of peer and client feedback, combined with a review of information obtained from surveys. Each year, the IP Stars research team obtains information from thousands of firms, IP practitioners, and their clients through interviews, emails and online surveys. Researchers also conduct their own independent research, which includes an analysis of publicly available information. The research is conducted rigorously and impartially. There is no cost to participate. Inclusion is based on merit and recommendation by peers and clients. For more information visit