Henrik af Ursin

Partner, Attorney-at-Law, LL.M. (Stockholm University)

Henrik specialises in the identification, acquisition, enforcement and commercialisation of intellectual property. He has extensive experience with a wide variety of questions related to IP, such as portfolio management, strategic planning, enforcement, protection and dispute resolution. He also frequently advises clients regarding IP matters in transactions and in employment contexts as well as in regulatory and marketing law matters.

In addition to regularly handling high profile cases for his domestic and international clients, he serves as domain name panelist and a Committee member at INTA. He is also a European Trademark Attorney.


Tuuli Syrjänen
+358 50 408 4401


  • Finnish
  • English


  • Master of Laws (LL.M.), University of Turku, 2000
  • LL.M. in European Intellectual Property, Stockholm University, 2002
  • Attorney-at-Law, 2016


  • Merilampi Attorneys Ltd., Partner 2018 –
  • Dittmar & Indrenius, Attorneys Ltd, Counsel 2014 – 2018
  • Kolster Oy Ab, Lawyer 2009 – 2013
  • Benjon Oy (now Roschier Brands), Lawyer 2005 – 2009
  • Heinonen & Co Attorneys Ltd, Lawyer 2003 – 2005
  • Kolster Oy Ab, Lawyer 2000 – 2003


  • Finnish Bar Association
  • International Bar Association (IBA)
  • Finnish Association for Industrial Property Rights
  • International Trademark Association (INTA)


  • Client Choice, Trademarks (2019): Exclusive winner. “Easy to work with, very responsive“, “produces stellar results“, “top-notch customer-centric lawyer.
  • Chambers 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.”
  • 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.
  • Legal 500, Intellectual Property (2017): “One of the best lawyers in the country for IP enforcement work.” “An outstanding commercial outlook.”
  • Client Choice, Trademarks (2017): “Consistently brilliant and super responsive at all times“, “able to provide strong, superbly clear and detailed legal advice.
  • 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)
  • Who’s Who Legal, Trademarks (2018) -listed expert