Dewitt Adds Three Attorneys – Increases Its Intellectual Property Presence in Minneapolis

MADISON | MILWAUKEE | MINNEAPOLIS – The Wisconsin based law firm of DeWitt Ross & Stevens S.C., and its Minneapolis affiliate DeWitt Mackall Crounse & Moore S.C. (DeWitt), today announced the Intellectual Property (IP) law firm of Nikolai & Mersereau, P.A., has combined its practice with DeWitt’s.

Attorneys Thomas J. Nikolai, James T. Nikolai and Charles G. Mersereau, along with their three staff members, have joined DeWitt’s Minneapolis office. For more than 40 years, Nikolai & Mersereau, P.A., has provided IP legal services for clients in Minneapolis, St. Paul, greater Minnesota and around the world. Its members will continue to provide individualized, highly-valued services to clients and continue their tradition of excellent client service as they transition into DeWitt.

According to Bradley C. Fulton, President and Managing Partner of DeWitt, “Intellectual Property is an area of strategic growth for our firm and we are excited to add top-notch lawyers like Jim, Tom and Chuck to our IP team.”

DeWitt’s robust IP Practice group and its attorneys are recognized as leaders in the IP field by IAM Patent 1000, IP Stars, The Patent Research Review, Martindale-Hubbell and others. DeWitt’s team of attorneys works with clients around the world in all matters related to IP. Whether it’s an invention or trademark, patent prosecution, or licensing a trade secret – the IP team ensures clients maintain a competitive edge while also protecting against intellectual property theft and misuse.