Petter Rindforth

Managing Partner at Fenix Legal KB

Petter Rindforth is managing partner of Fenix Legal. He has an LLM from the University of Stockholm. After serving as lay assessor of the Stockholm District Court, he began work in private practice as an IP and legal consultant, with a focus on international business based on IP protection.

Mr Rindforth is a registered European trademark and design attorney, registered legal practitioner at the European Patent Office and former president of the Association of Swedish Patent Attorneys. He is a trained mediator, a member of the International Trademark Association (INTA) International Panel of Neutrals, a member of INTA’s Europe Global Advisory Council and an associated member of the American Bar Association.

He is an expert in online trademark issues and a member of the IP constituency of the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers’ Generic Names Supporting Organisation and the INTA Internet Committee, and is co-chair of the trademarks group at the International Federation of Intellectual Property Attorneys. He is also an arbitrator and panellist for domain name disputes at the World Intellectual Property Organisation Arbitration and Mediation Centre, the Alternative Dispute Resolution Forum, the Swedish Internet Infrastructure Foundation and the Czech Arbitration Court.

Mr Rindforth is ranked as one of the leading trademark experts in the world, having received the following recognitions:

  • Recommended individual, WTR 1000;
  • Trademark lawyer of the year, Sweden, Finance Monthly Global Awards; and
  • Intellectual property – Sweden, Corporate USA Today Annual Awards 2017.

He is a frequent national and international lecturer on domain name and trademark topics, and author and contributor for IP publications such as:

  • Domain Name Law & Practice (Oxford University Press);
  • Handbuch des Domainrechts (Carl Heymanns Verlag);
  • McGrady on Domain Names (Matthew Bender);
  • Trademark Law and the Internet (INTA); and
  • The Day After – A Manual for Trademark Owners (PageGallery).

Fenix Legal is an international patent and law firm specialising in intellectual property in Scandinavia and Europe. It offers all services in the IP field, including trademarks, domain name registration and dispute resolution, copyright, patents and design.

Professional associations

  • ABA
  • FICPI
  • INTA

Firm details

Fenix Legal KB
Stureplan 4C 4 tr
Stockholm 11435
Sweden

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