Rankings

We are honored for being recommended by eminent international organizations as a top-tier law firm in the area of Intellectual Property Law for many consecutive years. This is a great motivation for all of us at Kenaroglu Avukatlık Bürosu to work even harder and to reach even higher.

"Whether in prosecution or enforcement, Kenaroğlu Avukatlik Burosu "excels across the board. It has proven its reliability time and time again, and consistently delivers excellent legal advice in a quick turnaround". "It takes the country's developments into consideration and its services are always spot on. Overall, it can be summarised in one statement – a success story." "An inspiration to others around her", founder Yasemin Kenaroğlu continuously finds new ways to innovate and go the extra mile for clients: "A go-to for trademark instructions, Yasemin is a fantastic and intelligent attorney with a friendly and clear communication style. She demonstrates her thorough legal knowledge by providing alternative solutions to complex problems and by being proactive and resolute in negotiations as well as conflict management. Her personalised approach and in-depth understanding of each case make her stand out in the fast-paced world of intellectual property." WTR 1000 / 2021

"Kenaroglu Avukatlik Burosu's key work streams include portfolio management, trade mark registrations, civil litigation, prosecutions and enforcement. The broad expertise of its team is illustrated by its work for companies in the electronics, IT, media, fashion, automotive, cosmetics and retail sectors. Group head Yasemin Kenaroglu is experienced in investigations, and trade mark and patent infringement cases." LEGAL 500 / 2020

"Kenaroğlu Avukatlik Burosu excels in both prosecution and enforcement." One client comments, "we have never worked with a firm that is as responsive or a firm that provides such clear and detailed advice". Praise continues to flow in from more associates: "Kenaroğlu is highly recommended for complex instructions – the success rate is great." "The practitioners are highly cooperative. They see a case for what it is and are great at getting amicable settlements." The past year has seen the outfit sign on new clients from the fashion industry as its anti-counterfeiting offering continues to grow. "Yasemin Kenaroğlu is the first choice for trademark counsel in Turkey. She is proactive and provides effective ideas and strategies to achieve an optimum solution. Yasemin is customer oriented and is always ready to go the distance." WTR 1000 / 2020

"The professionalism, responsiveness and precision of the work conducted by Kenaroğlu Avukatlik Burosu always impress. It is the go-to firm in Turkey when your most valuable assets are at stake." Founder and versatile practitioner Yasemin Kenaroğlu consistently showcases these traits on even the most daunting of mandates. "Heated disputes are one of her strong suits - she is highly experienced and remains calm when the going gets tough. Her advice is clear and timely, and the service she provides is of the highest possible standard." IAM 1000 / 2020

"If you need to aggressively defend or assert your IP rights in Turkey, Kenaroğlu is the go-to firm. It sets the bar for professional care and quality of work." Yasemin Kenaroğlu, the founding partner, stands out as an "extremely responsive and skilled lawyer who provides clear and concise advice at all times. She is extremely reliable and precise and handles all requests with the utmost professionalism." Kenaroğlu is in hot demand for representation in complex patent infringement actions and for her negotiation nous, but she is an eminently versatile operator with abundant prosecution and IP strategy expertise."  IAM 1000 / 2019

"Impressive across the board", nifty IP boutique Kenaroğlu Avukatlık Bürosu is single minded in its pursuit of excellence but never fails to offer a personal touch. It enforces marks with poise and faces counterfeiters head on, all while keeping a watchful eye over large-scale portfolios. "Its communication is clear and detailed and it is one of the most responsive firms out there." Celebrating its 10th anniversary this year, the compact outfit continues to build on its impressive roster of clients and represents some of the most highly esteemed players in the fashion industry. Yasemin Kenaroğlu leaves foreign associates "in awe of her trademark savvy, she is a fantastic and intelligent IP lawyer with a super-friendly approach." The firm founder also shares her wisdom on the non-contentious front and puts in place cast-iron protection schemes." WTR 1000 / 2018

"Kenaroğlu Intellectual Property is an outstanding, well-respected firm offering 360-degree protection and privileged client-service. Among the best in Turkey for litigation, it delivers eximious service at both the local and international levels. In any given instruction, the extraordinary outfit devotes extensive time and effort to securing victory." "Ingraining the importance of rights protection in the team's approach, Yasemin Kenaroğlu is an incredible lawyer. She considers every approach, exhibiting a wisdom that belies her years." Peers single her out for "her immediate responsiveness and prompt assistance, whatever time of day you contact her". A favourite among foreign associates, Kenaroğlu skilfully handles a significant volume of work for German operations which appreciate her reliability, precision and professionalism." IAM 1000 / 2018

"Kenaroglu Intellectual Property is particularly active in trademark prosecution, enforcement and litigation, and is recommended for its ability to ‘navigate complex disputes and infringements successfully'. The team is led by Yasemin Kenaroğlu, who is experienced in anti-counterfeiting and oppositions to trade mark applications." LEGAL 500 / 2018

"Dynamic prosecution and enforcement ensemble Kenaroğlu Intellectual Property is "truly great".  Proving the adage that success breeds success, its inimitable track record continues to draw in top-tier clients. It has lately been busy launching oppositions against scores of applications for a large European retailer and vigorously defending the interests of patrons overseas. The driving force behind  the firm's increasing dominance of the market is the amiable Yasemin Kenaroğlu. An ambitious and pioneering advocate, she is "really determined to flourish in the profession; it would be impossible to  find anyone who wasn't supremely impressed with what she has achieved so far". WTR 1000 / 2016