KT’S STRATEGIC PRIORITIES

Kilpatrick Townsend is focused on strategically rebalancing through accretive additions of partners in both our Corporate, Finance and Real Estate (CFRE) and Litigation (LIT) departments leveraging our strength in IP wherever possible.  We seek CFRE and LIT candidates who both want and need our depth in IP.  At the practice team level, these priorities share equal importance and should not be considered ranked in any particular order.

Priorities: CFRE

PRIORITY : CFRE 1

Department: CFRE Team: MASC (M&A/SEC) Target: Groups with tech client base in need of strong IP Goal: Strategic rebalancing Sell: National platform and leadership opportunity

PRIORITY : CFRE 2

Department: CFRE Team: MASC (M&A/SEC) Target: Established, emerging market growth leader Goal: Balance practice Sell: Market lead

PRIORITY : CFRE/IP 3

Department: CFRE/IP Team: Technology, Privacy and Cybersecurity (TPC), Electronics & Software Target: Technology Transactions partner Goal: Support for our Emerging Companies and Electronics Patent Practice Sell: Cross-sell with our robust IP Practice

Priorities: LIT

PRIORITY : LIT 1

Department: LIT Team: Complex Commercial Litigation Target: First-Chair Trial Lawyer Goal: Broaden and deepen our Complex Commercial Litigation capabilities Sell: Strong litigation legacy with market leadership opportunity

PRIORITY : LIT 2

Department: LIT Team: Construction & Infrastructure Target: Market-leading construction litigator focused on complex infrastructure projects Goal: Establish key market presence for strong national practice Sell: Strength on strength

PRIORITY : LIT 3

Department: LIT Team: Bankruptcy & Financial Restructuring Target: Group or partner with a robust client following to join our Bankruptcy & Financial Restructuring team in NY. Goal: Broaden and Deepen Our Bankruptcy & Financial Restructuring Capabilities Sell: Join Nationally Recognized Practice

Priorities: IP

PRIORITY : IP 1

Department: IP Team: Chemistry & Life Sciences Target: Bay Area, Houston, DC or Biological or Chemical Patent Prosecutors. Goal: Strengthen Existing Practice in Bay Area and Establish Strategic Presence in DC and Texas Sell: Premier practice with a full service national platform

PRIORITY : IP 2

Department: IP Team: Mechanical & Medical Devices Target: Bay Area patent prosecution partner or group with mechanical and medical devices expertise. Goal: Strengthen Existing Practice in Bay Area Sell: Premier Practice within a Full Service National Platform

PRIORITY : IP 3

Department: IP Team: Electronics & Software Target: DC and Texas Electronics & Software Patent Prosecutors Goal: Establish Strategic Presence in DC and Texas for our Electronics & Software Team Sell: Premier Practice with a Full Service National Platform

PRIORITY : IP 4

Department: IP Team: Patent Litigation Target: Market-leading, First-Chair Trial Lawyer Goal: Deepen our Patent Litigation Capabilities in the New York Market Sell: Market Leadership at firm with Top Tier IP Practice and Strong Fortune 100 Client Base