The WTR 1000 focuses exclusively on trademark practice and has firmly established itself as the definitive 'go-to' resource for those seeking world-class legal trademark expertise.
Gold - Firms
With a rich tradition of excellence across all aspects of trademark practice, the much-lauded Al Tamimi & Company has long established itself as a go-to in the region for a top-quality and refined service. The corporate firm stands out for the depth of its bench and its collective strength, with over 450 legal professionals across 18 offices in nine countries dispensing bespoke solutions and business-oriented advice. Spearheading operations in Dubai, Omar Obeidat deploys razor-sharp enforcement and litigation skills to advise strategically on IP, competition and regulatory matters. He recently enforced Vodafone’s rights in the United Arab Emirates, Saudi Arabia and Kuwait. Joining him in the guide this year is Rasha Al-Ardah, a “truly outstanding lawyer whose star is very much on the rise. She is definitely someone to keep on the radar”. Highlights include conducting an IP audit for a major UAE fast-moving consumer goods holding company and advising on the restructuring of IP ownership within the corporate group.
Recommended - Firms
Top corporate firm Al Tamimi & Company’s Doha office is home to a wonderful mix of lawyers with specialisms across numerous practice areas, from commercial and competition law to mergers and acquisitions, as well as in venture capital. Its practitioners counsel holistically when intellectual assets come into play; and should enforcement and litigation scenarios loom, a close alliance with Adv Mohammed S Al Marri Advocates & Legal Consultants ensures that problems are nipped in the bud right off the bat. Associate Diana Abu Al Adel is the name for the address book.
Recommended - Firms
Leading commercial and corporate law outfit Al Tamimi & Company has 450-plus professionals stationed in 16 bases across nine countries, whose combined skill makes light work of complex cross-border instructions. Clients that entrust their trademark portfolios to the group benefit from a joined-up service informed by a panoramic perspective, and a guarantee that their business interests will be kept front and centre at all times.