Fish & Richardson Principal Juanita Brooks Named California Patent Litigator of the Year by LMG Life Sciences

Fish & Richardson Principal Juanita Brooks Named California Patent Litigator of the Year by LMG Life Sciences

Juanita Brooks, an intellectual property litigator and principal at Fish & Richardson’s Southern California office, was named Patent Litigator of the Year – California, at the seventh annual Life Science Awards sponsored by LMG Life Sciences. The awards are presented to individuals behind the most innovative and challenging life sciences work of the past year, as well as those driving the international market.

Brooks has an impressive trial and appellate record for life sciences clients regarding the infringement of patented inventions. She has protected billions of dollars in sales for her clients and has helped define the ever-evolving landscape of patent and IP law. Her life science clients include medical device and pharmaceutical companies and range from start-ups to Fortune 10 companies.

Companies turn to Brooks with high-stakes matters as she is nationally recognized as an innovative and formidable trial attorney with a winning record in complex matters that few trial attorneys can match. Brooks has an inherent ability to translate complex technical jargon into relatable conversational terms that resonate with both judges and juries.

LMG Life Sciences is the definitive guide to leading North American law firms and lawyers specializing in the life sciences industry.

Fish & Richardson, a premier global intellectual property law firm, is sought-after and trusted by the world’s most innovative brands and influential technology leaders. Fish offers patent prosecution, counseling and litigation and trademark and copyright prosecution, counseling and litigation. Our deep bench of attorneys with first-chair trial experience in every technology makes us the go-to firm for the most technically complex cases. We have an established reputation as a top-tier firm for patent portfolio planning, strategy and prosecution, as well as post-grant proceedings at the PTAB. Fish was established in 1878, and now has more than 400 attorneys and technology specialists in the U.S., Europe and China. Our success is rooted in our creative and inclusive culture, which values the diversity of people, experiences and perspectives. For more information, visit or follow us at @FishRichardson.