People

Berina Prolaz

  • Associate
  • Trademark & Patent Agent

Berina handles prosecution and enforcement of IP rights in Bosnia. She has represented major apparel and automotive companies in customs and other administrative proceedings, handled multiple opposition cases for one of the world’s biggest technology companies, assisted an international hospitality company in franchise cases, and represented a leading consumer goods company in an online trademark infringement case.

Before joining PETOŠEVIĆ in 2011, she spent two years working as a junior associate at the Court of Bosnia and Herzegovina in Sarajevo.

Admission

  • Bosnia and Herzegovina Bar Association, pending

Languages

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

Education

  • Sarajevo University, Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina, LLB, 2008

Committees

  • International Trademark Association Committee Member, Europe & Central Asia Subcommittee of the Parallel Imports Committee, 2014 - 2015 Term

Membership

  • INTA
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Awards

Testimonials

Specialist IP firm PETOŠEVIĆ’s team is ‘very responsive’. The group was active in several high-profile trade mark infringement disputes, with head of office Tarik Prolaz acting for a client in the restaurant sector in a dispute pertaining to unauthorised use of its trade marks by a competitor. Associate Berina Prolaz is another name to note. Legal 500 EMEA, 2018