PETOŠEVIĆ Rankings 2018

IAM Patent 1000 —  The World’s Leading Patent Professionals 2018

Who’s Who Legal

Legal 500 Rankings

Legal 500 Ranked Individuals

Chambers & Partners

  • Albania – Intellectual Property — Band 3
  • Croatia – Intellectual Property — Band 2
  • Macedonia – Intellectual Property — Band 1
  • Montenegro – Corporate/Commercial — Band 2
  • Serbia – Intellectual Property — Band 1
  • Slovenia – Intellectual Property — Band 2
  • Ukraine – Intellectual Property — Recognized Practitioner

Chambers & Partners Ranked Individuals

MIP IP Stars Rankings 2018

  • Bulgaria – Trademark — Notable Firm
  • Croatia – Intellectual property — Recommended
  • Romania – Trademark prosecution — Tier 2
  • Romania – Patent prosecution — Recommended
  • Serbia – Intellectual property — Highly Recommended
  • Slovenia – Intellectual property — Recommended
  • Ukraine – Trademark — Tier 3

WIPR Leaders 2018

World Trademark Review 1000 Rankings

World Trademark Review 1000 Ranked Individuals

Testimonials

  • Montenegro

    According to one observer, "they are the best IP office in Montenegro." Notable regional IP boutique that [is] especially active in representing blue-chip multinationals in contentious and non-contentious matters.

    Chambers & Partners Europe, 2018
  • Serbia

    PETOŠEVIĆ is highly rated for the prosecution and enforcement of patents and trade marks, and customs enforcement.

    Legal 500 EMEA, 2018
  • Ukraine

    Specialist IP firm PETOŠEVIĆ’s practice is "excellent – responsive and reliable".

    Legal 500 EMEA, 2018
  • Albania

    Clients praise the service they receive. One states: "The firm offers above-average services in terms of legal accuracy and responsiveness. We rely on them for all our complex and important matters."

    Chambers & Partners Europe, 2018
  • Slovenia

    Clients praise the business-minded approach of the lawyers: "They offered not prescriptive advice but practical. They understood our commercial predicament and took the time to understand our business and our needs."

    Chambers & Partners Europe, 2018
  • Croatia

    Clients suggest the lawyers 'provide a clear and commercially focused point of view based on a solid understanding of the client's business,' adding: "They deliver high-quality legal work in the IP sphere in the Balkan region."

    Chambers & Partners Europe, 2018
  • Albania

    Supported by a further 14 offices, PETOŠEVIĆ’s Albania team is equipped to offer watertight coverage across Central, Eastern and Southeast Europe. Its pragmatic, practical lawyers manage portfolios with a steady hand and rally round whenever infringement trouble is brewing.

    WTR 1000 Rankings, 2018
  • Romania

    Regional IP powerhouse PETOŠEVIĆ has 15 bureaux across Central and Eastern Europe, positioning it perfectly to support brand owners on multinational product launches or cross-border conundrums. Its lawyers always go the extra mile for clients, making themselves available all hours of the day and keeping abreast of the latest market developments.

    WTR 1000 Rankings, 2018
  • Ukraine

    PETOŠEVIĆ’s 15 offices across Central and Eastern Europe make it an obvious choice for brand owners looking to file a significant trademark internationally – or facing the prospect of a cross-border infringement battle. The firm gives each client one account manager for all jurisdictions and always thinks globally.

    WTR 1000 Rankings, 2018
  • North Macedonia

    Respected regional IP practice. Sources praise the department's responsiveness and add: "The team showed a good level of knowledge, timely reporting and reasonable costs."

    Chambers & Partners Europe, 2018
  • Romania

    PETOŠEVIĆ represents a number of high-profile companies in trade mark prosecution and enforcement cases. It also works with local customs authorities on surveillance and seizure of counterfeit goods. Clients include those in the clothing, technology and entertainment industries. Clients commend the firm for its ability to "think around matters and anticipate problems".

    IP Stars Trade Mark & Copyright Editorial, 2018
  • Ukraine

    PETOŠEVIĆ is a cracking choice for multinationals with interests spread across Central and Eastern Europe. Its army of IP mavens know Ukrpatent procedures back to front and succeed in intuiting which line of reasoning will be most effective; no less experienced on the contentious side, they excel in the courtroom too.

    IAM Patent 1000 Rankings , 2018
  • Serbia

    Interviewees praise the lawyers' "promptness in handling matters and their case-by-case approach," noting that they "always bear in mind the client's needs and requests." Other market commentators say: "They provide a high-quality service, have been present in the market for such a long time and are very specialised in IP."

    Chambers & Partners Europe, 2018
  • Croatia

    PETOŠEVIĆ’s “excellent” Croatian team has extensive experience before the EU Intellectual Property Office, which it utilised recently to help the ice cream and frozen food producer Ledo win an opposition against an EU trademark filed by Nappo & Moritz.

    WTR 1000 Rankings, 2018
  • Slovenia

    They deliver exhaustive, practical, business-minded counsel time and time again. Owing to the efficiency with which information flows through the firm’s network, it would prove a congenial partner for any multinational with an expansive portfolio which is facing infringement issues on multiple fronts.

    WTR 1000 Rankings, 2018
  • Romania

    Anybody in Central and Eastern Europe who knows anything about intellectual property knows the name PETOŠEVIĆ. Housing over 120 individuals in 15 regional offices, it has the wherewithal to expand patent portfolios and extinguish multijurisdictional infringement flames with ease, making it a formidable choice for ambitious rights holders.

    IAM Patent 1000 Rankings, 2018
  • Russia

    Working in harmony with offices across the Balkans, PETOŠEVIĆ’s Moscow office is a dedicated prosecution unit, devoted to providing rights holders in any technical sector with stellar representation before the Russian and Eurasian patent offices. Standing out for their particular expertise in mechanical engineering, a highly qualified line-up boasts diverse qualifications and experience amassed from many sources, including Rospatent and IP offices across the globe. “The group maintains an excellent response time and reports back on filings with remarkable clarity.”

    IAM Patent 1000 Rankings, 2018
  • Ukraine

    PETOŠEVIĆ is a full-service IP firm in Ukraine with offices around Eastern Europe. Clients recommend the firm, praising its "responsiveness, initiative, creativity and transparency".

    IP Stars Editorial, 2018
  • Serbia

    With a 15-strong network of offices, PETOŠEVIĆ has the critical mass and footprint needed to support even the most trademark-rich multinationals. Its skilled professionals adapt to each client’s needs and provide detailed, practical and realistic counsel fast. When one of them is handling your case, you can rest assured that it will be in safe hands.

    WTR 1000 Rankings, 2018
  • Bulgaria

    Its scope notwithstanding, the firm serves up an extremely personalised service; clients receive the same account manager across jurisdictions and, therefore, the convenience of a single interface and point of contact.

    WTR 1000 Rankings , 2018
  • Croatia

    IP boutique PETOŠEVIĆ provides an ‘effective and responsive service’ to clients seeking the protection and commercialisation of their IPR. As one of the core offices within the firm’s network spread throughout CEE, the Croatian team excels at handling trade mark and patent prosecution work for international clients. The team also regularly handles trade mark infringement and unfair competition cases.

    Legal 500 EMEA, 2018
  • Bosnia and Herzegovina

    Specialist IP firm PETOŠEVIĆ’s team is ‘very responsive’. The group was active in several high-profile trade mark infringement disputes.

    Legal 500 EMEA, 2018