, Awards and Rankings

Managing IP recognises 16 AWA attorneys across Europe and Asia

We are pleased to announce that 16 of our attorneys have been listed as IP Stars and Notable Practitioners by Managing IP. IP Stars recognises the work of outstanding individuals as Patent and Trademark Stars as well as Notable Practitioners.

In Belgium, Dominique Rifon was recognised as a Trademark Star, Joëlle Van Malderen as a Patent Star and Eric Van Malderen as a Patent and Trademark Star.

In China, Ai-Leen Lim was selected as a Trademark Star.

In Demark, Sidsel Hauge and Kim Garsdal Nielsen were recognised as Patent Stars, with Anette Rasmussen selected as a Trademark Star.

In Norway, Henrik Juel Pettersen was selected as a Trademark Star.

In Sweden, Niklas Mattsson and Mattias Pierrou were selected as Patent Stars. In addition, Xavier Badel, Mäns Ekstedt, Alicia Kim, Kristian Martinsson and Nora Spjuth were recognised as Notable Practitioners.

In Switzerland, Emmanuel Jelsch was selected as a Patent Star.

The individual rankings are in addition to the trademark firm rankings AWA received earlier in the year.

IP Stars is a specialist guide to IP law firms and practitioners worldwide. Managing IP published its first legal directory in 1994. The research for IP Stars covers a variety of IP practice areas and more than 70 jurisdictions.

Please click here to view the 2023 edition of IP Stars