The Intellectual Property practice of SIMION & BACIU has again received outstanding recognitions in the latest edition of the IP STARS rankings, published by Managing IP: the firm is recognized as Tier 1 for Trade mark contentious and for Trade mark prosecution, respectively, and is Recommended for Copyright and related rights.
With this new set of results, the firm continues to be the only law firm active in Romania that is included in the highest category for both trade mark contentious and trade mark prosecution by this leading specialist guide to intellectual property firms and practitioners worldwide. Also, the firm is one of only four law firms recommended for copyright and related rights in Romania.
The 2022 IP STARS firm-related rankings are complemented by the performances of IP practitioners, with members of SIMION & BACIU team being singled out as follows:
- Ana-Maria Baciu, Managing Partner was included in the highly selected Managing IP’s Top 250 Women in IP list (the full list is available here).
- Ana-Maria Baciu, Managing Partner and Andreea Bende, Partner were recognized as IP Stars (trademarks), and Cosmina Maria Simion, Managing Partner is listed by the publication.
This string of recognitions is rounded by the Romanian Firm of the Year awards received by SIMION & BACIU at the 2022 Managing IP EMEA Awards Gala, this being the second consecutive year when the firm receives this much acclaimed distinction (more details here).
SIMION & BACIU boasts one of the most distinguished and highly regarded intellectual property practices active in Romania, with its team offering market-leading IP services across the board, managing a varied portfolio of both matters and clients. The 2022 IP STARS rankings are another strong confirmation of such market status as one of the domestic IP powerhouses (at both practice and practitioners’ levels).
The IP STARS rankings are a result of on annual research, based on submitted information, the feedback collected from market commentators (including clients and peers), and adjacent publicly available information to support the evaluation of the firm’s and individuals’ footprint in the respective jurisdiction, and in the IP community at large.
Details about the IP STARS rankings and the Managing IP awards programme are available here.