The firm prides itself in maintaining the values and vision of the founding partners. The four original partners wanted to build on a foundation of fairness and trust, developing a team of attorneys and staff who shared a common long-term vision. Maintaining personal relationships with clients has also been an important component of the culture.
Excellence and Training
The firm from its founding has emphasized a culture of excellence. The firm has an open and interactive work environment that builds upon the expertise of experienced attorneys. From its early days the firm has offered intensive training programs for summer interns, associates, new law school graduates and client trainees.
Alumni and Network
Given the growth of both the firm and the tech economy, the firm has had a large impact on the IP field.
There is a large network of BSTZ alumni. Those who have worked for the firm have contributed to our culture, including departed colleagues.
The culture has led the firm to be consistently ranked as one of the top intellectual property law firms nationwide.