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Awards, Honors, and Recognitions


At Haley Guiliano, excellence is not just a goal; it’s our standard. HG is consistently recognized and rewarded by institutions and peers for exceptional work. From recognition for Firm-wide prowess to individual awards for IP veterans and identification of future leaders, each accolade is a testament to HG’s dedication to proficiency, thought leadership, and unparalleled counsel for our clients. 

Haley Guiliano Recognized by Chambers for Excellence in Patents

Haley Guiliano has been honored with a ranking in the prestigious Chambers and Partners Guide, Intellectual Property: Patents, for 2024. This is no small feat as less than 2% of U.S. firms can boast a Chambers ranking and boutique firms like HG must compete against the full spectrum of firms, both big and small. 

In the end, it is the depth of expertise in both industry and legal matters that earned HG a place on this coveted list. In their editorial, Chambers noted that HG’s “substantial expertise in patent prosecution and general patent strategy” and “ability to handle complex subject matter” as reasons for inclusion. 

New York Office and 5 HG Partners Recognized by Managing IP

Haley Guiliano LLP is pleased to announce that 5 HG partners have been honored by Managing IP in their 2024 edition of IP Stars. Managing IP is a preeminent resource for those seeking to identify world-class, private practice patent expertise on a variety of markets and sub-specialties.

In addition to the individual accolades, the New York office was one of only three firms Highly Recommended for patents. 

Six HG Attorneys Named to IAM Patent 1000, London and US Offices Recognized for Excellence

A stunning 6 HG attorneys were named to the IAM Patent 1000, released June 5, 2024.

Additionally, HG’s London office maintained a Bronze Award for Patent Prosecution, the New York office is recommended for patent prosecution, and, as a Firm, HG was recommended overall for international work.

Co-Founding Partner, James F. Haley, Jr., Receives Lifetime Achievement at the Managing IP Awards, Americas

Haley Guiliano LLP (HG) Partners and Associates were among the 220 attendees at the 2024 Managing IP Awards Americas ceremony on April 25, 2024, in New York. Winners were honored and achievements applauded, but the highlight of the evening came with the announcement of the Lifetime Achievement Award recipient, HG Co-Founding Partner James F Haley Jr. This award recognizes his exceptional contributions to the field of intellectual property and also pays tribute to the values of integrity, expertise, and dedication that define his career. Mr. Haley graciously accepted the honor, attributing his success to inspiring clients, colleagues, and his family.

“Just ask Taylor Swift or Tom Brady, your team is so important. My clients and colleagues have shaped who I am as a lawyer. My wife and family have made me who I am. Because of them, it has been, and continues to be, an amazing ride that I never could have imagined.”

Mr. Haley’s words underscore the foundational importance of teamwork, mentorship, and collaboration at HG in addition to the profound impact of passion in shaping success. Please join all of us at HG in congratulating Mr. Haley on this well-deserved achievement.

2024 Managing IP Awards Shortlist Americas

Haley Guiliano is thrilled to receive two first-time nominations to the shortlist for the Managing IP Awards, Americas in 2024. The Firm was nominated for Boutique Firm of the Year Award and Partner Karen Mangasarian is nominated for Practitioner of the Year for Patent Prosecution. The Managing IP Awards are regarded as one of the most respected awards in the IP, the annual shortlist follows months of thorough research involving peer review, market evaluation, and client references.

2023 New York Super Lawyers and Rising Stars

Each year, Thomson Reuters selects no more than five percent of the nominated lawyers for the New York Metro Super Lawyer and Rising Star lists. This year, six outstanding Haley Guiliano attorneys were recognized with this prestigious honor, standing out amongst their peers in the bustling legal landscape of New York, New York. James F. Haley, Jr. is listed for the 17th time, Karen Mangasarian is selected for the second time, and Jeffery Ingerman makes an impressive tenth appearance. 

In addition, Brian Gummow and Rebecca C. Rothkopf were named 2023 Rising Stars. Rising Stars is an exclusive list of top-rated attorneys in specific practice and recognizes unwavering professionalism and exceptional reputation within the field. This is Brian’s third Rising Star award and Rebecca’s fourth. 

2024 Thought Leaders USA

Co-founding partner James. F. Haley, Jr has been a Thought Leader for Patents and Recommended for Life Sciences Litigation in the 2024 edition of WWL: Thought Leaders USA, further cementing his status as an influential figure in the intellectual property legal community. 

2023 IAM Recommendations and Patent 1000

After researching top firms and talent worldwide, IAM recognized HG’s London office with a Bronze Award for Patent Prosecution. In addition, the New York office was, once again, recommended for patent prosecution. As a Firm, HG was recommended overall for international work.

Several individual HG practitioners also made the Patent 1000: James F. Haley, Jr. (Prosecution), Peter Hale (EPO), Karen Mangasarian (Prosecution), Greg Lundell (Transactions),Brian Gummow (Prosecution), and Roger Nash (Prosecution).

2023 Best Lawyers

Three HG partners appeared on the 2023 Best Lawyers list. Appearing for the first time in Best Lawyers, Partners James Leiz and Karen Mangasarian were recognized for both patent litigation and patent law. This achievement shines a spotlight on their commitment to the highest standards of legal service and expertise. James F. Haley, Jr. was also recognized by Best Lawyers in the categories of biotechnology and life sciences, intellectual property litigation, and patent litigation.

2023 Best Law Firms

  • National Rank Tier 2: Biotechnology and Life Sciences, Patent Litigation
  • Metro Rank (NYC) Tier 2: Biotechnology and Life Sciences, Patent Litigation
  • Metro Rank (NYC) Tier 3: Litigation- Intellectual Property


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