November 11, 2019

Harness IP Principal Joseph E. Walsh, Jr. Named to the 2019 List of Irish Legal 100

Harness IP takes great pleasure in announcing that Joseph E. Walsh, Jr., a Principal in the firm’s St. Louis office, has been named to the 2019 list of Irish Legal 100. For a link to this year’s digital edition, visit

This year’s honorees were recognized on Thursday, October 24, at the Washington, D.C. residence of the Irish Ambassador to the U.S., Daniel Mulhall.

With more than 30 years of experience in intellectual property law, Walsh delivers legal and business solutions to clients around the globe. He works with a range of companies, from start-ups to multinational corporations. Walsh advises his clients on complicated patent, trademark, copyright, and trade secret matters, as well as related litigation and licensing matters. He regularly negotiates and drafts a full array of IP agreements, including sophisticated research, joint-development, and technology transfer agreements. Walsh’s depth of experience also makes him a go-to expert for handling high stakes mergers and acquisitions deals and their associated due diligence investigations.

Walsh received his J.D. from Saint Louis University School of Law and Chemistry and Business from the University of Scranton. His list of industry awards include a Best Lawyers in America ranking by U. S. News for Trademark Law from 2013 – 2020 and Patent, Trademark and Copyright Law for 2018 – 2020. He also received from U.S. News a Best Lawyers in America, “Trademark Lawyer of the Year in St. Louis” designation in 2015 and is Martindale Hubbell Peer Review AV Rated®

About Irish Legal 100

The Irish legal 100 was founded in 2008 by the Irish Voice newspaper in New York. Each year, the list includes attorneys, law school deans and members of the judiciary who have distinguished themselves in their profession and include U.S. Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts, Justice Anthony Kennedy, and former U.S. Ambassador to Ireland and fellow St. Louisan, Kevin O’Malley. For more information, visit

About Harness IP

Presently ranked sixth among the nation’s top patent firms as reported by Law360, Harness IP safeguards critical IP assets on a global scale for Fortune 500 companies, private and public businesses, universities, inventors, artists and entrepreneurs. Harness IP has offices in the metropolitan areas of Dallas, Detroit, St. Louis and Washington, D.C. Visit and follow @harnessdickey for more information.