In early February 2020 the results of the annual research of leading trademark professionals World Trademark Review 1000 (WTR 1000) became known. The ranking results are based on in-depth qualitative research of law firms and practitioners, in which the main criteria for evaluating are factors such as depth of expertise, market presence and the level of customer satisfaction along with positive feedback from colleagues.
According to the results of WTR 1000 Russia, the IP Practice of KIAP is noted in the field of “Prosecution and Strategy”. Head of Practice Elena Buranova also has been recommended in this practice area.
According to sources, new Head of Practice Elena Buranova “continues to provide sparkling all-around trademark counsel”. Clients are praising the “classy” way of KIAP, Attorneys at Law: “The team puts patrons’ interests before profit every time”. Experts describe the Head of Practice Elena Buranova being active across the whole of the practice: “A talented strategist with particular skill in dealing with complex franchising arrangements, she is always available and business-friendly”.
The WTR 1000 remains the only standalone publication to recommend individual practitioners and their firms exclusively in the trademark field, and identifies the leading players in over 80 key jurisdictions globally.