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.
Bronze - Firms: enforcement and litigation
Bronze - Firms: prosecution and strategy
Taking advantage of well-developed sector knowledge and regional expertise, Harry Elias Partnership aligns its advice directly with the needs of its international clientele. It deploys sophisticated technological systems to smooth the cross-border management of large portfolios, while judiciously using its excellent foreign connections and close relationships with top enforcement authorities to secure knockout victories in the fight against fakes. Taking centre stage, Esther Wee puts companies at a distinct advantage with her wraparound trademark protection, enforcement and monetisation strategies. During the review period, she has continued to do stellar work for Japanese public-listed company GS Yuasa in connection with anti-counterfeiting initiatives, complex oppositions and more. Service users love her watchfulness, proactivity and quick reaction speeds, knowing that when an issue crops up, she will be on top of it immediately.