Senior Partner at Zacco
Lone Prehn has worked at Zacco since 1990. In her work, she deals with trademark clearance and filing strategies, trademark strategies, trademark conflicts (including court cases), EU trademark opposition and cancellation actions and domain name conflicts.
Ms Prehn is a World Intellectual Property Organisation panellist and has been an alternate judge with the Danish Domain Name Dispute Resolution Centre and a ‘.eu’ panellist. Ms Prehn holds an LLM (1989) from the University of Copenhagen and is an attorney at law. She is also an examined patent agent of the Association of Danish Intellectual Property Attorneys (ADIPA).
Ms Prehn’s memberships include the European Communities Trademark Association, MARQUES and the International Federation of Intellectual Property Agents. She is a professional representative before the EU Intellectual Property Office.
Ms Prehn was vice president of ADIPA from 2009 to 2010, and is part of its Trademark Committee. In 2010 she was appointed a member of the advisory board of the Centre for Innovation and Information Rights under the Law Faculty of the University of Copenhagen.
Ms Prehn won a Client Choice Award (Intellectual Property – Denmark) in 2010 and 2011, and received a Global Law Experts Award (Intellectual Property – Denmark) in 2013. She is featured in World Trademark Review’s list of the world’s leading trademark professionals and was awarded the title IP Star by Managing Intellectual Property in 2016.
She is listed in the WTR 1000 (2017-2018) and listed among Managing Intellectual Property’s top 250 women in intellectual property, 2017.
Her clients include LEGO, Nestlé, British American Tobacco, PepsiCo and Pernod Ricard.