Taylor English Attorney Appointed to Georgia State Bar Board of Governors
Atlanta, June 20, 2011– Jeffrey R. Kuester of Atlanta law firm Taylor English Duma LLP has been appointed to serve on the State Bar of Georgia’s Board of Governors. At its annual meeting on June 4 in Myrtle Beach, S.C., the State Bar of Georgia appointed Jeffrey R. Kuester to its Board of Governors. Kuester, who is ranked as one of the 2011 Top 100 Lawyers in Georgia, has been a member of the Bar since 1993. In that time he has served as chair of the organization’s Intellectual Property Law Section and Technology Law Section, with each winning Section of the Year under his leadership. Kuester cites his association with Taylor English as playing a key role in his achievement. "As a firm, Taylor English is all about having an entrepreneurial spirit", he says, “and that’s not only enabled me to build my practice within the firm but has also encouraged me to pursue opportunities like the State Bar. I'm thrilled to be able to bring the two together". Kuester is head of the patent preparation and prosecution practice at Taylor English and handles all categories of intellectual property issues, including patent, copyright, trademark, and trade secret matters. Taylor English managing partner Al B. Hill says of Kuester’s appointment: "We're extremely proud of Jeff. This continues to demonstrate how the Taylor English business model attracts the top lawyers and gives them the best platform from which to excel and better serve the public."