Alumnus honored for outstanding client service in intellectual property

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Julia Sullivan, ECE ILLINOIS
4/10/2018 3:10:48 PM

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Derek P. Benke (BSEE '03)
Derek P. Benke (BSEE '03)
Alumnus Derek P. Benke (BSEE '03), senior attorney in intellectual property at Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney, has been named to the BTI Consulting Group's Client Service All-Stars list for 2018. Based in Alexandria, Virginia, Benke focuses on intellectual property and was nominated by a global technology company.

BTI’s survey is based on interviews with 350 in-house counsel from large and Fortune 1000 corporations representing more than 15 industry sectors. Attorneys named to the survey possess six common characteristics which clients value most, including superior attention to client needs, exceptional legal skills and innovative thought leadership.

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