Ana Opalić

  • Associate

Ana’s practice focuses on complex trademark matters, including provisional refusals, office actions, clearance searches, infringements, and assignments. She also works with the Serbian customs authorities on the surveillance, seizure and destruction of counterfeit goods. Ana has held presentations on behalf of her clients at training seminars aimed at educating local customs, market inspectorate and police officials on how to recognize counterfeit products.

Ana also handles copyright and industrial design cases, and represents clients from a variety of industries before the Serbian Intellectual Property Office, as well as customs and police authorities.

Before joining PETOŠEVIĆ in 2013, Ana worked as a legal advisor at the Consumer Center of Serbia.

Practice Areas

Qualifications

  • State Bar Exam, Serbia, 2016

Languages

Native Serbian (similar to Bosnian, Croatian, Macedonian, Montenegrin and Slovenian), fluent English, basic Spanish and German

Education

  • Faculty of Law, University of Belgrade, Serbia, LLM, 2014
  • Faculty of Law, University of Belgrade, Serbia, LLB, 2011

Publications

  • “New Legislation on Customs Measures Enters into Effect in Serbia”. World Intellectual Property Report. Vol. 29. No. 11. Bloomberg BNA. (November, 2015)

Membership

  • INTA