April 16, 2022
Pirkey Barber PLLC and Travis Wimberly, Member, were both awarded high honors at the 2022 Managing IP Awards, reflecting the firm’s standing in the legal trademark industry as a go-to for prominent companies across the country. These annual awards are known for their rigorous, comprehensive research process, making them the most widely respected IP law firm awards in the legal industry. Firms and individuals who are recognized are behind some of the most significant and challenging IP work of the previous year.
Travis Wimberly was recognized as the 2022 Litigator of the Year (Texas) out of five finalists. He has tried cases to favorable verdict or judgment in a lead role and has successfully argued before the U.S. Court of Appeals and U.S. District Courts across the country. Travis has authored winning briefs at every level of federal court, including the U.S. Supreme Court, where he has served as counsel of record. This award recognizes his extensive experience and success litigating IP disputes. Louis Pirkey adds, “We are thrilled that Travis has received this prestigious recognition as the top IP litigator in the State of Texas, particularly at such a young age. His abilities as a courtroom advocate and a legal writer provide tremendous value to our clients.”
Pirkey Barber was recognized as the 2022 Firm of the Year – Trademark Contentious (South). This is the firm’s 6th time to win this award, having previously won in 2021, 2017, 2016, 2015, and 2013. Louis Pirkey, firm co-founder said, “We are deeply honored to again be named the top law firm for contentious trademark work in the South region. We take great pride in helping our clients navigate difficult matters, and we appreciate the trust they put in us to achieve strong and cost-efficient results.”