Berkeley, CA. February 27, 2024… Cherian LLP lawyers Korula “Sunny” Cherian, Robert Harkins, and John North have again been named as Super Lawyers for 2024.

Sunny Cherian is the named partner and founder of Cherian LLP. He and Robert Harkins are senior partners residing in the San Francisco Bay Area office of Cherian LLP.

“I am honored that we have once again be selected to this prestigious list,” Harkins said. “Cherian LLP attorneys have been a part of the Bay Area Intellectual Property scene for more than three decades. We have participated in the growth and complexity of IP matters here in Northern California as clients from around the world seek our counsel.”

Harkins and Cherian are trial lawyers focusing primarily on patent litigation, including mission critical and bet-the-company litigation. Both were named as Northern California Super Lawyers for intellectual property litigation.

John North is a senior partner and IP trial lawyer with the Washington, DC office of Cherian LLP and also works in Atlanta, Georgia. North was again named as a Super Lawyer for the Atlanta region in the areas of intellectual property and business litigation.

About Cherian LLP: Cherian LLP blends the knowledge and depth of a big law firm with the trial experience and accessability of a litigation boutique, and a history of success in high stakes cases. Originally founded in 2015, Cherian LLP has established itself as a leading litigation firm representing domestic and international clients throughout the United States in their most significant legal matters. For more information, pls visit;

About Super Lawyers: Super Lawyers recognizes the top attorneys nationwide, across a variety of practice areas and firm sizes, using a patented process. It is one of the most respected and referenced directories of its type worldwide.