Brett J. Trout has been selected by his peers for inclusion in the 2012 edition of The Best Lawyers in America® in the practice areas of Information Technology Law and Patent Law. The Best Lawyers® publication is the oldest peer-reviewed publication in the legal profession. For the past 25 years, Best Lawyers® continues to be regarded, by both professionals and the public, as the definitive guide to legal excellence in the United States.
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