Metka Malis Furlan
Head of Slovenia Office at Zivko Mijatovic & Partners
Metka Malis Furlan holds a bachelor’s degree in sociology – specifically, in human resources management – and she has passed the trademark and design attorney exam before the Slovenian Intellectual Property Office. She joined the Slovenian branch of Zivko Mijatovic & Partners (ZMP Slovenia) in April 2017 as head of office. Prior to joining ZMP Slovenia, she worked as a trademark and design assistant at IP law firm ITEM doo, which was an ideal foundation for her work as a trademark and design attorney.
At ZMP Slovenia Ms Malis Furlan is involved in prosecution and enforcement matters in Slovenia. Her in-depth knowledge of IP prosecution and enforcement based on over 12 years of experience in the field help her to support clients bring their ideas to fruition. Her clients range from local Slovenian companies to international corporations.
Ms Malis Furlan boosts her IP knowledge by attending numerous conferences and seminars.
Outside of intellectual property, Ms Malis Furlan enjoys keeping active through hiking, skiing and horse riding, but mostly spending quality time with her family.