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Deriş Attorney-At-Law Partnership

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IP STARS HANDBOOK PATENTS 2016

“IP STARS HANDBOOK PATENTS 2016”, concluded in April 2016 following intervies with thousands of IP attorneys in 80 countries for six months is considered the most thorough and esteemed survey in the sector. 104-yeard old law firm Deris Patents and Trademark Agency and Deris Attorney-At-Law Partnership maintained their tier 1 positions in the Patent Prosecution and Patent Contentious rankings in the publication “IP STARS HANDBOOK PATENTS 2016”, listing the leading IP law firms. IP STARS HANDBOOK states that Deris represents clients in all industries with particular focus on pharmaceuticals, biotechnology, chemistry and oil industry and describes Deriş as a “true star”.

Chambers Europe (Europe's Leading Lawyers for Business) 2016

Chambers Europe Journal, in its 2016 issue, has ranked our firms DERIS ATTORNEYS AT LAW PARTNERSHIP in Band 3, based on the achievements of the firms practicing in Turkish IP, and Aydın Deriş has been listed in Band 1 in the ranking among Individual Leaders. In the article, where the leading law firm profiles are published, our firm’s overview, partnership and team details, achievements, main areas of practice and future plans had full page coverage.

Chambers Global (The World’s Leading Lawyers for Business) 2016

In its 2016 issue , Chambers Global has ranked our firm DERIS ATTORNEYS AT LAW PARTNERSHIP in Band 3 in the rating prepared based on the achievements of the firms acting in the field of intellectual property in Turkey and Aydın Deriş has been listed in Band 1 in the ranking among Individual Leaders.

“Gold” Firm of 2016

Deris Attorney-At-Law Partnership is awarded the Gold Firm of 2016 in the prosecution & strategy ranking and Silver Firm of 2016 in enforcement and litigation ranking by the “World Trademark Review”, the world’s leading trademark law publication. Also, the firm’s partners were awarded gold and silver tiers in individual categories. Okan Çan is awarded Gold and M.N. Aydın Deriş is awarded Silver tiers in enforcement and litigation and Aydın Deriş is awarded Gold and Kerim Yardımcı is awarded Silver tiers in prosecution and strategy.

The WTR appraises Deris as “the first firm to look to when there’s a conflict of interest” and speaks of its reputation for efficiency and cost effectiveness, as well as its strong effect in enforcement. The Review acclaims Okan Çan a crack trademark litigator “belonging at the top”. Mehmet Nazım Aydın Deriş is praised for taking a solutions-driven approach to dispute resolution and the defence of rights and for his countless contributions to the discipline. Kerim Yardımcı is highly regarded for being adept at licensing and complex court procedures.

Deris has been chosen "Gold Firm" of 2015

Deris Attorney-At-Law Partnership is honoured with the first place and awarded the Gold Firm of 2015 in the ranking of the World’s Leading Trademark Professionals by “World Trademark Review”, the world’s leading trademark law publication. Also, the firm’s partners, M.N. Aydın Deris, Kerim Yardımcı and Okan Can have been identified as the most successful names in individual categories. 

Thousands of participants from 70 countries globally

 World Trademark Review has identified the ranking of the World’s Leading Trademark Professionals on the basis of feedbacks received from thousands of colleagues in 70 countries globally by means of telephone, fax, email interviews or face-to-face interviews. We are honoured to receive this award for Deris Attorney-At-Law Partnership and by this opportunity we thank our clients and colleagues worldwide for their esteemed votes and appreciation. 

Compliments to Deris management 

World Trademark Review underlines that Deris Attorney-At-Law Partnership’s mastery of the prosecution cases is indisputable and that it is now as esteemed for its conflict resolution capabilities and moves up a notch on the litigation table as a result. The publication quotes “The group makes vital contributions at international conferences and knows how to handle the demands of large multinationals.” Okan Can, a lawyer and patent and trademark attorney, is described as “the firm’s key man - he is so experienced and very proficient, particularly in the litigation area” and his understanding of protection and enforcement problems from all angles is underlined. Stressing out the business capabilities of Kerim Yardımcı, one of the partners of the firm, the publication portrays him “not just a rainmaker” but “a strategically statute adviser when it comes to protecting IP rights at home and abroad” and underlines his “close attention to clients”. The publication describes M.N. Aydın Deris as “incredible wise” and “a founding father of IP practice in Turkey”, “a talented linguist fluent in French, English, Italian and German” and states that “he provides sagacious counsel to a multitude of important European brand owners”.

Chambers Europe (Europe's Leading Lawyers for Business) 2015

Chambers Europe Journal, in its 2015 issue, has ranked our firms DERIS ATTORNEYS AT LAW PARTNERSHIP and DERIS PATENTS & TRADEMARKS AGENCY in Band 2, based on the achievements of the firms practicing in Turkish IP, and Aydın Deriş has been listed in Band 1 in the ranking among Individual Leaders. In the article, where the leading law firm profiles are published, our firm’s overview, partnership and team details, achievements, main areas of practice and future plans had full page coverage.

Iam 1000 2014

Deris Attorneys At Law Partnership has become the only firm to appear on both the litigation and transactions and prosecution tables in Turkey in the ranking of the world's leading patent practitioners 2014 by iam 1000. The A-to-Z offering of Deris has been regarded as a hallmark of distinction and it has been stated that sources call Law department member Aydın Deris "simply one of the finest IP litigators in Turkey".

Chambers Global (The World’s Leading Lawyers for Business) 2014

In its 2014 issue , Chambers Global has ranked our firm DERIS ATTORNEYS AT LAW PARTNERSHIP and DERIS PATENTS & TRADEMARKS AGENCY A. S. in Band 1 in the rating prepared based on the achievements of the firms acting in the field of intellectual property in Turkey and Aydın Deriş has been listed in Band 1 in the ranking among Individual Leaders. The journal has included Aydın Deriş's biography whereby it is stated that Aydın Deriş has been recognized as the leading expert in the field of intellectual property in Turkey and that he is a member of many IP organizations including INTA and PTMG.

"Intellectual Property Firm of the Year" Award to Turkish Mark

Managing IP, the publishing organ which monitors and analyses the developments in intellectual property rights, just like every year, awarded the law firms from different countries for intellectual and industrial property rights. In the 10th award ceremony, a major event in the sector, held in London on the 11th of March this year, Deriş, a centenarian Turkish law firm, has been awarded the "Intellectual Property Firm of the Year" from Turkey. 

M.N. Aydın Deriş, partner and a member of the Board of Directors of Deriş, which successfully represented Turkey in the international arena by making an impression with its achievements and sectoral leadership, received the award and said "We are very pleased that our clients have voted in favour of our firm and awarded for the fourth time our skills and competence in the establishment and protection of intellectual property rights."

IP STARS HANDBOOK PATENTS 2014

"IP STARS HANDBOOK PATENTS 2014", concluded in March 2014 as a result of intervies with thousands of IP attorneys in 80 countries for six months is considered the most thorough and esteemed survey in the sector. 

100-yeard old law firm Deris Patents and Trademark Agency and Deris Attorney-At-Law Partnership maintained their tier 1 positions in the Patent Prosecution and Patent Contentious rankings in the publication "IP STARS HANDBOOK PATENTS 2014", listing the leading IP law firms. 

The handbook has stressed out that Deris Patents and Trademark Agency and Deris Attorney-At-Law Partnership with a team of 18 attorneys at law and 24 registered trade mark and patent attorneys serve various prestigious firms in the international arena under the leadership of "wise" chairman M N Aydin Deris and, as stated by one of our Turkish peer, have "great influence" in IP rights.

Chambers Global (The World's Leading Lawyers for Business) 2014

In its 2014 issue , Chambers Global has ranked our firm DERIS ATTORNEYS AT LAW PARTNERSHIP and DERIS PATENTS & TRADEMARKS AGENCY A. S. in Band 1 in the rating prepared based on the achievements of the firms acting in the field of intellectual property in Turkey and Aydın Deriş has been listed in Band 1 in the ranking among Individual Leaders. The journal has included Aydın Deriş's biography whereby it is stated that Aydın Deriş has been recognized as the leading expert in the field of intellectual property in Turkey and that he is a member of many IP organizations including INTA and PTMG.

DERİŞ RECEIVES THE RANK OF "THE GOLD FIRM OF THE YEAR" AGAIN IN 2014

The publication called The World's Leading Trademark Professionals 2014 has listed Deriş Attorneys At Law Partnership as a gold intellectual property firm in the top of their listing for prosecution and strategy and Mr. M.N. Aydın Deriş, as the partner of the company, has been granted with the first rank in the "Individuals: prosecution and strategy" category. 

In this year, at first time, the publication has listed Deriş Attorneys At Law Partnership in their "list of bronze" as a intellectual property firm in the list for enforcement and litigation and in the same time, Mr. Okan Çan- Attorney-At-Law, has ranked in the "Induviduals: enforcement and litigation" category. Deriş has been appraised as a firm "long and established name in trademark prosecution" and the publication has also ranked biographies of Mr. M.N Aydın Deriş and Mr. Kerim Yardımcı, as the partners of the company and Mr. Okan Çan, as the Attorney-At-Law with complimentary comments.

IP STARS HANDBOOK 2014

'IP STARS HANDBOOK 2014', concluded in March 2014 as a result of intervies with thousands of IP attorneys in 80 countries for six months is considered the most thorough and esteemed survey in the sector. 

100-yeard old law firm Deris Attorney-At-Law Partnership maintained their tier 1 positions in the Trademark prosecution and Trademark- Copyright contentious rankings, listing the leading IP law firms. 

The handbook has stressed out that Deris Patents and Trademark Agency A.Ş. and Denis Attorney-At-Law Partnership with a team of 18 attorneys at law and 24 registered trade mark and patent attorneys serve many prestigious firms in the international arena under the leadership of "wise" chairman M N Aydin Denis and, as stated by one of our Turkish peer, have "great influence" in IP rights. Furthermore, it has been underlined that Partner, lawyer and Turkish trade mark attorney Kerim Yardimci is one of the firm's outstanding litigators.

Trademark Law Leading Lawyer in Turkey

In Lawyer Awards 2013 journal, Deriş Patents and Trademark Agency A.Ş. was awarded with the title of "Trademark Law Leading Lawyer in Turkey". In the respective article, the history, experiences, partners, associates and field activities of the company are detailed. The proactive approach of the company for the IP rights of their clients is underlined. The services provided by the affiliates of Deriş including Deriş Patents and Trademark Agency A.Ş. and Deriş Attorneys at Law Partnership are also mentioned.

MIP SURVEY 2014

We are pleased to announce you that as a result of MIP SURVEY 2014, our firm DERIS ATTORNEYS AT LAW PARTNERSHIP has been announced as the best of the year 2014 in the field of Patent Contentious and Trademark - Copyright Contentious, and the related MIP SURVEY 2014 results have been published in February and March issues of the year 2014.

MIP SURVEY 2012

We are pleased to announce you that as a result of MIP SURVEY 2012, our firm DERIS ATTORNEYS AT LAW PARTNERSHIP has been announced as the best of the year 2012 in the field of Patent Contentious and Trademark - Copyright Contentious, and the related MIP SURVEY 2012 results have been published in February and March issues of the year 2012.

InterContinental Finance Continent Awards 2012

The InterContinental Finance Magazine has elected Deriş Attorney-at-law Partnership as the Premier Turkish IP & Patents Law Firm – Europe and narrated the history and general details of our company under title of turning intellectual resources into valuable business assets.

Deris Attorney at Law Partnership has been selected as the best IP firm by Hurriyet Daily News&Economic Review and Chambers&Partners

A partnership between the Hurriyet Daily News&Economic Review and Chambers&Partners have provided an insightful glimpse into Turkey's legal landscape and selected the best lawyers and firms according to their core business areas. Deriş Attorney at Law Partnership has been ranked as the best firm in intellectual property law in Turkey. One of the sources whom ranked Deris as the best IP firm, says that "the lawyers prepare excellent products and drafts, provide excellent service and are reliable people"

Chambers Europe Europe's Leading Lawyers for Business 2012

In the publication "Chambers Europe Europe's Leading Lawyers for Business 2012" Deriş Law Firm has been ranked in Band 2 among the Leading Firms and Mr. Aydın Deriş has been ranked in Band 1 among the Leading Individuals in the field of Intellectual Property in Turkey.

MIP Handbook

We are pleased to announce you that within the 18th Edition of MIP Handbook 2010, Deris Law Firm has been classified in the first level of the year 2010 for Trademark / Copyright and Patent contentious matter by Managing IP at the end of a long term surveys realised by a team of researchers in London, New York and Hong Kong who sought responses from thousands of practitioners by phone, fax and e-mail and in face to face meetings.

Intercontinental Finance Legal Excellence 2011

Our firm has been selected " The Law Firm of The Year in Turkey" in the field of the Intellectual Property by Intercontinental Finance Legal Excellence.