Awards and rankings received in 2015 in different national and international rankings.


Inga-Lill Andersson, Peter Kenamets, Urban Lind, Magnus Hallin, Peter Indahl, Sidsel Hauge, Kim Garsdal Nielsen and Ai-Leen Lim (AWA Asia) have been nominated as "IP Stars 2015" by the international magazine Managing Intellectual Property.
AWA is ranked number 9 in the industry magazine Managing IP's PCT survey 2015, a ranking of European IP firms based on the number of PCT applications filed.
In the magazine Managing Intellectual Property's World IP Survey, a large number of IP firms are ranked in one of four different tiers. The 2015 rankings for AWA:

AWA Sweden AB:

  • tier 1 in patent prosecution
  • tier 2 in patent contentious work
  • tier 1 in trademark prosecution
  • tier 4 in trademark contentious work

AWA Denmark A/S:

  • tier 2 in patent prosecution
  • tier 2 in trademark prosecution
  • tier 3 in trademark/copyright contentious

Peter Kenamets, Urban Lind, Inga-Lill Andersson, Mikael Henriksson, Sören Giver, Peter Indahl and Sidsel Hauge, IP attorneys in Sweden and Denmark, were recommended in IAM Patents 1000 – The World's Leading Patent Practitioners 2015 compiled by the magazine Intellectual Asset Management. In IAM Patents 1000, AWA as a company also received positive reviews:

  • "Highly recommended" in the field of prosecution in Sweden and Denmark
  • "Recommended" in the field of transactions in Sweden
  • "Ranked" in the field of litigation in Sweden

WTR 1000
AWA Sweden AB is listed in the gold category within the trademark prosecution and strategy category, as well as in the general ranking in the World Trademark Review 1000 (2015). AWA Sweden AB is also recommended in the bronze category for "enforcement and litigation". AWA Denmark A/S is silver-ranked in general ranking. Magnus Hallin is recommended in the individual rankning for "prosecution and strategy". Anette Rasmussen is listed in the bronze category for "trademark enforcement and litigation" and recommended for "prosecution and strategy".

Who’s Who Legal
Who's Who Legal: Trademarks 2015 lists two AWA attorneys, placing them among the world's leading trademark lawyers:

Expert Guides
In Expert Guides 2015, four patent attorneys at AWA are listed in the 'Patent practitioners' category: Sören Giver, Peter Kenamets and Urban Lind (Sweden), and Peter Indahl (Denmark).

Chambers Global
Ai-Leen Lim, CEO and Principal Counsel, AWA Asia, has been selected as a ranked lawyer in the Chambers Global 2015 guide.

Legal 500
In the 2015 edition of The Legal 500 Europe, Middle East & Africa, AWA is recommended in the practice area Sweden – Intellectual property and media. Two of AWA's lawyers – Martin Tranälv and Peter Kenamets – are also recommended in the same practice area.