The 2017 edition of „World Trademark Review 1000 – The World’s Leading Trademark Professionals“ ranks boesling IP as a leading trademark law firm in Germany. In describing the firm, WTR writes: „The dynamic Hamburg boutique has built an enviable international client base, including prestigious names in the fashion, sportswear, social media and medical devices fields.“
Partners Thies Boesling and Inga George are both featured as leading trademark practitioners. Founding partner Boesling is recognized as a “strong, theoretically minded IP professional who consistently leaves clients extremely content”. Of George, one interviewee enthused: “Thanks to her interactive, independent and highly responsive counsel – which was swiftly delivered and characterized by a perfect and immediate understanding of our needs – it was possible to achieve a strong result. We appreciate her impeccable English, her focus on practical considerations, her cost effectiveness, her shrewd evaluation and her creativity.”
In order to develop the rankings for this guide, the WTR 1000 interviews and corresponds with lawyers, attorneys and their clients involved with trademarks. Individuals qualify for inclusion in the WTR 1000 upon receiving sufficient positive feedback from market sources with knowledge of their practice and the market in which they operate. Firms qualify for a listing on the basis of their depth of expertise, market presence and the level of work on which they are typically instructed (see www.worldtrademarkreview.com -> WTR 1000 -> Methodology).