Henrik af Ursin

Partner, asianajaja, LL.M.

Henrik af Ursinilla on laajaa kokemusta immateriaalioikeuksiin liittyvistä kysymyksistä. Erityisesti Henrik on neuvonut kotimaisia ja ulkomaisia asiakkaitaan IPR:ien suojaamiseen, puolustamiseen ja kaupallistamiseen liittyvissä kysymyksissä. Tämän lisäksi Henrik säännöllisesti neuvoo asiakkaitaan erilaisiin transaktioihin liittyvissä IPR-kysymyksissä ja työsuhteisiin liittyvissä IPR-asioissa.

Henrik on myös EU-tavaramerkkiasiamies ja toimii domainnimiriitoja ratkaisevana panelistina ja International Trademark Associationin (INTA) komiteajäsenenä.

Koulutus

  • Oikeustieteen kandidaatti, Turun yliopisto, 2000
  • LL.M., European Intellectual Property, Tukholman yliopisto, 2002
  • Asianajaja, 2016

Kokemus

  • Asianajotoimisto Merilampi Oy, Partner 2018 –
  • Asianajotoimisto Dittmar & Indrenius, Counsel 2014 – 2018
  • Kolster Oy Ab, 2009 – 2013
  • Benjon Oy (nyt Roschier Brands), 2005 – 2009
  • Asianajotoimisto Heinonen & Co, 2003 – 2005
  • Kolster Oy Ab 2000 – 2003

Jäsenyydet

  • Suomen Asianajajaliitto
  • International Bar Association (IBA)
  • Suomen teollisoikeudellinen yhdistys (STY)
  • Suomen anti-piratismiyhdistys ry (FACG)
  • Anti-Counterfeiting-komitean jäsen, International Trademark Association (INTA)
  • MARQUES
  • IPR University Center Association ry:n kannatusyhdistyksen hallituksen jäsen

Maininnat

  • Chambers Global, Intellectual Property (2021): ”Henrik af Ursin of Merilampi Attorneys is commended for his ”hands-on approach”, with one client adding: ”He is fast, thorough and extremely likeable”. He assists clients with anti-counterfeiting litigation, copyright protection matters and trade secrets.”
  • WTR 1000, World’s Leading Trademark Lawyers (2021): ”Henrik is second to none – both in the courtroom and in his customer service. He is simply outstanding to work with: efficient, sharp and the type of detail-oriented lawyer who has great legal knowledge, but also fantastic pragmatic business sense.
  • Legal 500 EMEA, Intellectual Property (2020): ”Henrik af Ursin is all around a great lawyer to work with. Sharp, committed and responsive.” ”Definitely an outstanding lawyer. He has a deep knowledge of Finnish but also EU law. He was a real business partner when we had to deal with complex parallel import cases or regulatory questions in Finland.”
  • Chambers Europe and Global, Intellectual Property (2020): ”Henrik af Ursin of Merilampi Attorneys Ltd is a well-known practitioner offering a broad IP practice. He regularly advises clients on anti-counterfeiting litigation, agreements, licensing negotiations, portfolio management and unfair competition matters.”
  • Who’s Who Legal, Trademarks (2020): Recommended expert. ”Henrik af Ursin is described as ”profoundly business-oriented” and ”very easy to work with”. One source remarks, ”He is my go-to guy in Finland”.”
  • WTR 1000, World’s Leading Trademark Lawyers (2020): ”Henrik is the go-to guy in Finland for brand protection and enforcement. Prosecution, anti-counterfeiting or cross-border litigation, he can do it all and with great success. He gives sharp, business-oriented advice and is on top of everything all the time.
  • IAM Patent 1000 (2020): ””A warm, friendly and excellent lawyer”, Henrik af Ursin prioritises the needs of clients and always delivers high-quality, tailored litigation and transaction services.”
  • Client Choice (2019): Exclusive winner. ”Easy to work with, very responsive”, ”produces stellar results”, ”top-notch customer-centric lawyer.
  • Chambers Europe and Global, Intellectual Property (2019): ”Henrik af Ursin of Merilampi Attorneys Ltd advises clients on a broad range of IP matters including trade mark filings, infringement actions and anti-counterfeiting issues.”
  • Who’s Who Legal, Trademarks (2019): Recommended expert. ”Respondents highlight his ”absolutely magnificent knowledge of trademark matters”.”
  • World Trademark Review (2019): Global Leader
  • WTR 1000, World’s Leading Trademark Lawyers (2019): Ranked in the gold tier. ”Recently making a move to Merilampi Attorneys, Henrik af Ursin ”is a top-notch lawyer and a great prosecutor. He has unique strategic skills, is easy to work with and always obtains excellent results. A mastermind with tons of experience, Henrik is a great person and his client care and contact is second to none.””
  • WTR 1000, World’s Leading Trademark Lawyers (2018): “He is very easy to work with and has impressive problem-solving abilities. He stands out because he is business minded to the last and gives brilliant, clear advice in a way that is pragmatic and cost efficient.
  • IAM Patent 1000 (2018): “A rising star”, praised by his peers for his impressive deal-making abilities.
  • Managing Intellectual Property: IP Star (2018–2021)
  • Who’s Who Legal, Trademarks (2018): Recommended expert
  • Chambers Europe, Intellectual Property (2017): “Sources are glowing in their praise, with one reporting: He is a top-notch lawyer. He is very client-conscious, very responsive and his legal work is very good.
  • Client Choice, Trademarks (2017): ”Consistently brilliant and super responsive at all times”, ”able to provide strong, superbly clear and detailed legal advice.”
  • Legal 500, Intellectual Property (2017): ”One of the best lawyers in the country for IP enforcement work.” ”An outstanding commercial outlook.