Alexandria – October 29, 2013 – Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney is proud to announce that shareholder Erin M. Dunston was named to Managing Intellectual Property’s inaugural 2013 “IP Stars – Top 250 Women in IP.”

About Dunston
Dunston focuses her practice on interferences, district court litigation, opinions and prosecution – primarily in the fields of biotechnology, pharmaceuticals and medical devices. She has experience in all phases of patent prosecution, from pre-filing investigations and application drafting to appeals to the Patent Trial and Appeal Board and the Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit Court.

About IP Stars – Top 250 Women in IP
Chosen based on the rankings of the 2013 edition of IP Stars, the most prominent female attorneys were chosen after extensive research between June 2012 and April 2013 that included thousands of interviews and surveys by IP partners and law firms all across the United States. The publication features each winner, highlighting salient case matters, notable clients, career milestones, etc.

About the Firm

Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney PC ( has more than 450 attorneys and government relations professionals practicing throughout the United States, with offices in California, Delaware, Florida, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, Virginia and Washington, D.C. ###