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FisherBroyles welcomes new Partners to litigation and intellectual property departments.

May 18, 2020
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(Atlanta, GA—May 18, 2020)— FisherBroyles, LLP, the world’s first and largest distributed law firm, is pleased to announce that it has added three new Partners to its unique Law Firm 2.0® model. Scott P. Brinkerhoff is joining the litigation department, Tiffany N. Comprés is joining the international disputes practice, and Richard Nordgren is joining the intellectual property department. The attorneys come to FisherBroyles from diverse and high-profile backgrounds, after having spent time at both Am Law 100 firms and S&P 500 companies.

Mr. Brinkerhoff joins the Firm in Dallas from Faegre Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP. He practices a broad spectrum of matters, including business litigation, regulatory compliance, and insurance defense. He also provides counsel on medical malpractice, products liability, premises liability, and personal injury. In addition to his professional practice, Mr. Brinkerhoff dedicates his time to a number of pro bono efforts. Mr. Brinkerhoff received his bachelor’s degree from Brigham Young University, earned both his MBA and JD from Southern Methodist University, and is also certified by the Korea Institute of Curriculum and Evaluation at a Level 3 of Korean Proficiency.

Ms. Comprés joins the Firm in Miami. Previously a partner at Shutts & Bowen LLP, she also practiced at Sandler, Travis & Rosenberg, PA and Proskauer Rose LLP. Ms. Comprés practices international arbitration and litigation, and handles cases in a wide range of sectors, including international agriculture, food, energy, logistics, and distributions. She also serves as an arbitrator in international arbitrations. Fluent in English, Spanish, and French, Ms. Comprés is one of the 51 attorneys who is board-certified in International Law by The Florida Bar. She received her bachelor’s degree from the University of Miami, JD from Georgetown University Law Center, LLM in Law and Economic Globalisation from Université de Paris I – Sorbonne, and an LLM in International Law from Sciences Po.

Mr. Nordgren joins the Firm in Salt Lake City. Before coming to FisherBroyles, he was Senior Corporate Counsel at Symantec and Senior IP Counsel at Broadcom. In his practice, Mr. Nordgren provides counsel on patent preparation and prosecution and patent portfolio management. He also handles trademark prosecution, product legal and licensing support, and open source legal compliance. For the past two years, he was named Utah Legal Elite in 2019 and 2020 by Utah Business magazine. Mr. Nordgren earned his bachelor’s degree from Westminster College and his JD from Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law at Arizona State University.

 

Joel M. Ferdinand, Global General Counsel and Managing Partner, Litigation: “Scott is a complex commercial trial lawyer, and we are thrilled to have him join the Firm as our partner. Scott has a strong practice in commercial litigation, including business litigation, insurance defense, regulatory compliance, products liability, medical malpractice, premises liability, and personal injury.

Tiffany brings strong experience in international arbitration and litigation, further adding to the Firm’s international disputes practice. Tiffany is one of only 51 attorneys board-certified in International Law by the Florida Bar, and we are ecstatic that she has joined the Firm as our partner.”

 

T.J. DoVale, Managing Partner, Intellectual Property: “Rick is a seasoned IP professional who brings his wide breadth of knowledge to the firm’s already deep bench of intellectual property attorneys. Rick practice primarily includes patent prosecution and open-source legal issues.”

 

 

Further information

FisherBroyles

Joel M. Ferdinand

Global General Counsel, and Managing Partner, Litigation

joel.ferdinand@fisherbroyles.com

 

T.J. DoVale

Managing Partner, Intellectual Property

TJ.DoVale@fisherbroyles.com

 

Thoburns

David Bass

Director

d.bass@thoburns.com

Direct: +44 7583 683589

 

John Gill

Account Manager

j.gill@thoburns.com

Direct: + 44 7860 410272

 

About FisherBroyles, LLP

Founded in 2002, FisherBroyles, LLP is the first and world’s largest distributed law firm. Our hundreds of partners in 23 global offices are veterans of the largest and most sophisticated law firms, corporate departments, and government agencies. We seek to cultivate the brightest legal minds and to provide our clients with exceptional service, tailored advice, and practical, efficient solutions for their most complex transactions, disputes, and legal issues. The FisherBroyles’ efficient and cost-effective Law Firm 2.0® model leverages talent and technology instead of unnecessary overhead that does not add value to our clients, all without sacrificing BigLaw quality. Visit our website at www.fisherbroyles.com to learn more about our firm’s unique approach and how we can best meet your legal needs.

© 2020 FisherBroyles LLP

 

About FisherBroyles, LLP

Founded in 2002, FisherBroyles, LLP is the first and world’s largest distributed law firm partnership. It has grown to over 240 people in 22 offices nationwide. The FisherBroyles’ efficient and cost-effective Law Firm 2.0® model leverages talent and technology instead of unnecessary overhead that does not add value to our clients, all without sacrificing BigLaw quality. Visit our website at www.fisherbroyles.com to learn more about our firm’s unique approach and how we can best meet your legal needs.

© 2020 FisherBroyles LLP