Partner at Zacco
Stig H Ekmann is an experienced lawyer with a particular focus on the legal, strategic, contractual and business aspects of IP law, marketing compliance and the protection of trade secrets. In addition to counselling international and national clients on and assisting them in these fields and related areas, Mr Ekmann also advises on and handles matters related to the protection of personal data, corporate law, domain name disputes, consumer law and media law.
Mr Ekmann holds an LLM from Copenhagen University (2011). In 2014 he was admitted to the Danish Bar and Law Society, and in May 2017 he was made partner at Zacco.
Mr Ekmann is well regarded by clients for his skills, efficiency, energetic approach, due handling and ability to find the best possible solutions for his clients.
A large part of Mr Ekmann’s daily work consists of representing clients in litigation and in cross-border dispute resolution, where he appears before Danish courts and as a professional representative before the European Union Intellectual Property Office.
Mr Ekmann is a member of various professional organisations, including the Danish Patent and Trademark Office’s IP Enforcement Network, the Danish Marketing Law Association, the International Association of Privacy Professionals, the Danish Association for Protection of Personal Data, the Danish Association of Entertainment and Media Lawyers and the Danish Anti-counterfeiting Group.
In 2017 Mr Ekmann joined MARQUES’s Unfair Competition Team as a committee member.
Since 2018 Mr Ekmann has been ranked in the prestigious WTR 1000 list as a recommended individual in the enforcement and litigation category. The 2019 nomination reads: “His advice is unfaltering, whether it is received by a small company or one of the most renowned brands in the world.”