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
Silver - Individuals
Koushos Korfiotis Papacharalambous is “exceptionally strong in all IP matters. The depth of its expertise and the positive attitude of its lawyers are a blessing to clients and a major advantage for foreign associates”. Trust and reliability are the watchwords at the firm; coupled with the extensive domestic and international connections it has forged, this allows brand owners to feel fully confident that their rights will be safeguarded and enforced to the fullest extent both at home and abroad. At the forefront of the practice is Eleni Papacharalambous, “an extremely talented lawyer who cares a great deal about her clients and colleagues. She is extremely efficient, personable and has a great eye for detail. Simply put, it is a pleasure to know and work with her”. Fellow partner Eleni Korfiotis has a nuanced understanding of opposition proceedings and other administrative procedures, which she handles with utmost finesse.
Eleni Korfiotis studied law at the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki in Greece and was called to the Cyprus Bar Association in 2011. Following this, she obtained an LLM in European commercial law with distinction at the University of Leicester.
Ms Korfiotis is now a partner at Koushos Korfiotis Papacharalambous LLC and has extensive experience in corporate law, commercial law, company law and IP law, with a focus on trademarks. Ms Korfiotis provides high-level advice for the exploitation, protection and enforcement of each client’s trademarks. In addition to regularly drafting, reviewing and negotiating the terms of agreements with respect to the assignment and licensing of trademarks, Ms Korfiotis specialises in trademark opposition, infringement and cancellation proceedings. Having represented a large and diverse clientele, as well as having provided valuable guidance in the successful safeguarding of trademarks which are well known and well established both at an international and national level, Ms Korfiotis has gained specialised legal skills that enable her to provide each client with prompt, high-quality and efficient services, always focusing on their needs and business objectives.
As a member of INTA, Ms Korfiotis attends the INTA Annual Meeting on a yearly basis.