Additon, Higgins & Pendleton, P.A. was awarded Top-Tier “Best Law Firm” Rankings again for 2019 in the annual U.S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms” rankings. For the 2019 “Best Law Firms” rankings, our firm was recognized nationally in Trademark Law, and our firm was recognized in five practice areas: Litigation – Intellectual Property, Litigation – Patent, Patent Law, Copyright Law, and Trademark Law in the Charlotte, North Carolina metropolitan region.