Our rankings in leading international publications.
The new rankings of World Trademark Review 1000 – The World’s Leading Trademark Professionals 2021 have been published. Our partners Bernt Juthström and Åsa Krook maintain their top rankings in all categories and are recommended as Leading Trademark Professionals in Finland.
The publication describes our IP practice as follows: “Companies seeking to unlock the full potential of their brands should look no further than Waselius & Wist. The side has a flair for resolving complex disputes, both in court and through settlement negotiations, as well as getting high-rolling deals inked with the help of the firm’s seasoned M&A department.”.
Quotes from the research include the following of Bernt Juthström: “Pre-litigation assessments are a forte for Bernt Juthström, who helps patrons save on costs with no-stone-unturned investigations and tactics; and when push comes to shove, he brings the heat for clients, with superb results.” and of Åsa Krook: “Her mastery of sophisticated strategies is excellent and her network of associates around the world even better. Proactive, responsive and a great communicator, Åsa always delivers.”
The WTR 1000 publication recommends individual practitioners and their firms exclusively in the trademark field, and identifies the leading players in over 80 key jurisdictions globally.
With our strategic recruitments in the end of the year 2020, we will continue growing in the fields of enforcement & litigation and prosecution & strategy.
Further information on the rankings can be found on the World Trademark Review website.
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Maria Lehtimäki won the country award for Rising Star Finland at Euromoney Legal Media Group’s Europe Rising Stars Awards held on 7 November 2019 at the Bvlgari Hotel in London. Maria was also one of the 12 lawyers shortlisted for the practice area award for Banking & Finance across Europe. The Awards celebrate rising star lawyers across 20 practice areas and from 19 European countries. Also the best in-house rising stars from across the continent are awarded. Read more
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Thought Leaders are those individuals who have performed exceptionally well in Who’s Who Legal’s research of business lawyers, with only a small proportion of those considered selected. The Thought Leaders are selected based on their expertise and experience advising on some of the world’s most significant and cutting-edge matters, but also on their ability to innovate and inspire. Read more