Pittsburgh – February 4, 2014 – Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney is proud to announce that Todd R. Walters – shareholder in the firm’s Intellectual Property Practice Group and Susan A. Yohe – managing shareholder of the firm’s Pittsburgh office – were named to this year’s BTI Client Service All-Star list.
Explicitly identified by corporate counsel, the BTI Client All-Stars are driven by client focus, exceptional understanding of the client's business, outstanding results, outsized value and legal skills.

About Walters
Walters focuses his practice on intellectual property law, with a special emphasis on inter partes matters. He has represented client in well over one hundred inter partes matters before the USPTO and in federal courts. He has been named a leader in his field and is identified as one of the “World’s Leading Life Sciences Patent Litigators” by IAM Magazine.

About Yohe

Yohe has over 30 years of experience in a court room representing clients engaged in litigation, helping them to reach their business goals whether they are a willing participant in the lawsuit or an unwilling participant. She is the managing shareholder of the firm’s Pittsburgh office and chair of the firm’s Diversity Committee.

About BTI Client Service All-Stars

The BTI Client Service All-Stars are drawn from candid feedback from corporate counsel. BTI reaches out to General Counsel, as well as other direct reports to find out which attorneys they feel drive superior client relationships. Inclusion in the report is derived from in-depth telephone interviews that determine which attorneys top the charts in client service.

About the Firm

Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney PC (www.bipc.com) 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. ###