November 22, 2005

Heslin Rotherberg Farley & Mesiti P.C.: Winner of 2005 Excellence in International Trade Award

By: by Jeff Rothenberg, Esq.; David P. Miranda, Esq.


Albany, NY - October 18, 2005  HESLIN ROTHENBERG FARLEY & MESITI P.C. is pleased to announce that it is the winner of the 2005 Excellence in International Trade Award - Trade Partner, by the Capital Region World Trade Center. The International Trade Awards are presented by the Capital Region World Trade Center, the area’s premiere member organization for companies and individuals pursuing global business opportunities. The firm was honored at an awards celebration on Wednesday evening November 16th at the Glen Sanders Mansion in Scotia.

Heslin Rothenberg Farley & Mesiti P.C. serves clients in a broad range of industries throughout the world, from start ups to Fortune 100 companies, including domestic and foreign corporations and universities. Although based in Albany, New York, more than 25% of its business is international. The firm maintains an extensive network of foreign associates to help its U.S. clients protect their intellectual property abroad. The firm’s professionals are also conversant in French, German, Hebrew, Italian and Russian.

Recently, the firm launched a successful business development initiative in Israel and has assisted the CEG and Albany Nanotech explore new collaborations with foreign companies and universities.

The firm is a leader in Tech Valley’s business community - serving as founding member of Bioconnex, a sponsor of Techconnex, and spearheading the recent formation of the Tech Valley chapter of the Licensing Executives Society.

With 22 attorneys and patent agents, Heslin Rothenberg Farley & Mesiti P.C., celebrating its 35th Anniversary, is the largest intellectual property law firm in upstate New York dedicated exclusively to representing clients in the protection and commercialization of intellectual property, both domestic and foreign, including patents, trademarks, copyrights and trade secrets. The Albany-based firm has gained national recognition in the area of Intellectual Property Law and was listed among the “Top Patent Firms” and “Top Trademark Firms” in Intellectual Property Law Today.