Four Fishman Stewart Attorneys Named to IP Stars 2017


Fishman Stewart is pleased to announce four of the firm’s attorneys have been named “IP Stars” by Managing Intellectual Property (IP) magazine. The comprehensive IP Stars guide lists leading IP firms and lawyers and covers more than 80 countries. Fishman Stewart attorneys recognized as IP Stars by the publication 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.

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. The research for IP STARS covers 80 jurisdictions. Each year researchers at IP Stars obtain data from law firms, IP agencies, and in-house counsel through surveys and interviews. 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