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WTR Global Leaders, 2019

Hanna-Maija Elo was recognized as one of the leading attorneys in the category Private Practice.

Marja Tommila was recognized as one of the leading attorneys in the category Private Practice.

Legal500, 2019, Intellectual Property

Properta Attorneys Ltd’s IPR department was ranked as one of the Finland’s best law firms in Intellectual Property.

“The group at Properta Attorneys Ltd excels in trade mark work; Hanna-Maija Elo and Kukka Tommila successfully represented Rimowa in a 3D trade mark infringement dispute. Other work includes representing MySoda in a domain name dispute.”

Hanna-Maija Elo was recognized in the category Leading individuals

Legal500, 2019, Real estate and construction

Properta Attorneys Ltd’s Real estate department was ranked as one of the Finland’s best law firms in Real estate and constuction.

Ilkka Koivisto jointly leads the practice at Properta Attorneys Ltd with Ilmo Korpelainen; Koivisto led advice to the Finnish Evangelical Lutheran Mission on the sale of office premises in Helsinki and Korpelainen handled multiple property transactions for VVT Property Fund. The firm has bolstered its position in the market with the arrival of Timo Järvinen”.

Chambers Global 2019, Chambers Europe 2019, Intellectual Property

Properta Attorneys Ltd’s IPR department was ranked in both Chambers Europe 2019 and Chambers Global 2019 Guides as one of the Finland’s best law firms in Intellectual Property.

Band 1 / Hanna-Maija Elo: ”Hanna-Maija Elo is a market-leading lawyer known for her work on trade mark-related issues. She also advises clients on unfair competition matters as well as design rights. Clients highlight her ”broad and deep knowledge in the area of intellectual property rights,” adding: ”She is an excellent negotiator and skilled lawyer in matters of intellectual property disputes.” She advised MySoda on a trade mark infringement claim brought by SodaStream.

Band 2 / Kukka Tommila: “Kukka Tommila is known for her work on trade mark prosecution and also advises clients on copyright and design rights matters. She acted for Jukolan Osuuskauppa on a dispute regarding the sale of material based on copyrighted materials which were sold to a third party.”

Chambers Europe 2019, Real Estate: Construction

The Real Estate department of Properta was ranked in Recognised Practitioner – category.

Our partner Mr. Ilkka Koivisto was ranked as one of the six Finnish lawyers listed in Spotlight Table. Mr. Koivisto was commented as follows: “Ilkka Koivisto of Properta Attorneys Ltd is highlighted for his expertise in the construction and development sphere. One client describes him as ”very sharp” and appreciates his ”effective way of working.” He is experienced in both contentious and non-contentious mandates.”

IAM Patent 1000 2019

Luminaries / Marja Tommila

Individuals: litigation / Kukka Tommila

”Though especially well known for their trademark work, Properta Attorneys’ Marja Tommila and Kukka Tommila are masters of all IP trades. Marja channels almost 40 years of experience into presenting unbeatable arguments in the courtroom, whilst Kukka is a perspicacious counsellor with ample litigation experience who can solve any patent conundrum.”

Managing Intellectual Property, IP Stars, Trade mark stars 2019

Properta Attorneys Ltd was ranked as a tier 2 firm in both trade mark categories (contentious and prosecution) in this year’s Managing Intellectual Property IP Stars 2019 rankings, in addition to being shortlisted as ‘the IP Contentious firm of the year’ -category in IP EMEA Awards 2019 in London Savoy. IP EMEA Awards shortlists and recognises IP practitioners with remarkable achievements and developments in the past 12 months..

Hanna-Maija Elo has been recognized as an IP star in the category of Trade mark stars as well as one of four Finnish practitioners on the global Top 250 Women in IP (2019) list.

Kukka Tommila has been recognised as a IP Star in the category of Trade mark stars.

World Trademark Review 1000 – The World’s Leading Trademark Professionals 2019

Firms / Prosecution and strategy: Silver

Firms / Enforcement and litigation: Silver

“Properta is exceptional for complex and hard-to-obtain registrations as well as trademark disputes.” Although the department is compact, it really packs a punch. These all-stars “perform every task with the utmost professionalism and their in-depth knowledge is apparent and obvious”.

Gold / Hanna-Maija Elo: “Hanna-Maija Elo provides accurate and straightforward legal advice. Her service level and industry knowledge are excellent – she is a fantastic negotiator and a skilled lawyer.” Clients love her and stay loyal; adidas has instructed her for decades. Hanna-Maija has also been recognised as one of the leading individuals in respect of anti-counterfeiting.

Silver / Kukka Tommila: Kukka Tommila is a force to be reckoned with in disputes. “She makes complex issues easy to understand and is highly efficient and quick on her feet. She always exceeds expectations.”

Luminaries / Marja Tommila: Marja Tommila brings infinite wisdom accumulated over the course of more than four decades in intellectual property to the table.

Women in Business Law, 2018

Kukka Tommila has been recognised again on the Women in Business Law (2018) list.

Hanna-Maija Elo has been recognised on the Women in Business Law (2018) list.

The Best Lawyers in Finland 2018

Ilkka Koivisto has been recognised for his work in Construction Law.

Kukka Tommila and Marja Tommila have been recognised for their work in Intellectual Property Law.

Hanna-Maija Elo has been recognised for her work in Entertainment Law and Intellectual Property Law.

Who’s Who Legal Trademarks, 2018

Hanna-Maija Elo has been recognised as one of the leading attorneys in Finland.

Marja Tommila has been recognised as one of the leading attorneys in Finland

Managing Intellectual Property, IP Stars, Trade mark stars 2018

Properta Attorneys Ltd was ranked, despite its young age, as a tier 3 firm in categories “trade mark contentious” and “trade mark prosecution”.

Hanna-Maija Elo has been recognized as an IP star in the category of Trade mark stars.

Kukka Tommila has been recognised as a IP Star in the category of Trade mark stars.

Top 250 Women in IP, 2018

Hanna-Maija Elo has been recognised as one of two Finnish practitioners on the global Top 250 Women in IP (2018) list. Ms. Elo was also one of four TOP 250 Women in IP 2018 practitioners interviewed by Managing Intellectual Property. You can find the interview here.

IAM Patent 1000 2018

Luminaries / Marja Tommila: “Marja Tommila of Properta boasts nearly 40 years of experience as an attorney at law. She is a trusted ally to rights holders, who value her unrivalled contribution”.

Individuals: litigation / Kukka Tommila: ”Kukka Tommila is a force to be reckoned with in all aspects of patent work. She is a partner at Properta Attorneys”.

Legal500, 2018, Intellectual Property

Leading individuals / Hanna-Maija Elo: “Former practice head Hanna-Maija Elo joined Properta Attorneys Ltd.”

Kukka Tommila joined Properta Attorneys Ltd.”

Marja Tommila joined Properta Attorneys Ltd.”

Euromoney’s Expert Guides 2018

Kukka Tommila has been recognised in the Best of the Best 2018 edition as the Best of the Best Trademark practitioner in Finland as well as in the categories Trade Marks and Women in Business Law.

Top 250 Women in IP, 2018

Top 250 Women in IP, 2018

Hanna-Maija Elo has been recognised again as one of two Finnish practitioners on the global Top 250 Women in IP (2018) list.

Properta wins Managing IP’s EMEA’s Regional Award “Europe Firm to Watch”

Awards for Managing IP’s EMEA Awards were announced in Savoy in London on March 8th, 2018. In the award ceremony Properta was appraised for its’ two IP Star establishers i.e. Hanna-Maija Elo and Kukka Tommila. As Properta’s IPR clients and reference cases Rimowa and MySoda were mentioned.

The European “Firm to Watch” award 2018 is a great achievement for a new firm, which was established at the beginning of 2017. The award is in line with the Managing IP rankings 2018 where the newcomer Properta was ranked in Tier 3 in both Trademark Contentious and Trademark Prosecution categories.

A good sparring partner when you speak about trade mark infringements.

Chambers and Partners 2018