John Olsen, Partner in Locke Lord’s London office, has been recognized as one of the world’s leading practitioners of trademark law by the 2016 edition of The International Who's Who of Trademark Lawyers. Olsen, according to the publication, “is one of the best-known and long serving trademark lawyers in Europe.”
Those listed on the 2016 trademark list meet independent research criteria and were surveyed among international clients and peers. Who’s Who Legal respondents also noted “he is a trusted adviser to some of the world’s most famous brands” and highlighted his breadth of knowledge, responsiveness and creativity in his work.
Olsen has more than 30 years' experience in intellectual property law and in particular trademark law advising individuals up through multi-national companies on selection, acquisition, exploitation and enforcement of trademark rights throughout the world. He and his team have been at the top of The Legal 500 since the year 2000. The UK Legal 500 and Chambers & Partners UK, as well as Chambers Global have also recommended John as a leading IP lawyer.