Raffaele Ranieri

Head of Trademarks at Notarbartolo & Gervasi

Raffaele Ranieri is the head of the trademark practice at Notarbartolo & Gervasi and director of the trademark business unit. He has significant experience in IP litigation, including large, complex patent litigation and trademark and design lawsuits.

Mr Ranieri has developed a more holistic interest toward intellectual property, fostered by serving as an assistant and tutor at the IP department of the University of Milan, where he authored several articles on IP topics. Mr Ranieri serves as a lecturer on IP postgraduate courses at Politecnico di Milano. He has recently participated as an IP expert in a government task force concerning the Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement.

Mr Ranieri advises a wide range of clients ranging from blue-chip companies to start-ups. He manages large trademark portfolios for his clients, designing global strategies aimed at enforcing clients’ IP assets. Mr Ranieri’s deep knowledge of the global market helps him to tailor more profitable IP strategies in a fast-changing environment.

Mr Ranieri is a global and imaginative thinker, with robust experience in all aspects of intellectual property. He distinguishes himself with his profound understanding of opposition proceedings before the EUIPO and the Italian Patent and Trademark Office. Mr Ranieri has successfully pursued global anti-counterfeiting strategies with a special focus on China, including opposition proceedings, raids, customs seizures and lawsuits.

Mr Ranieri’s practice covers all technologies and industries, with a focus on automotive, food and beverages, cinema and videogames, fashion, luxury and pharmaceuticals.

Mr Ranieri speaks fluent Italian, English and German and is learning Japanese.

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Notarbartolo & Gervasi
9 Corso di Porta Vittoria
Milan 20122

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