• “Department head Bogdan Ivanišević has a broad practice that spans IP, media and life sciences. He has noteworthy expertise in trade mark and copyright matters. Clients say he is ‘open, straightforward to work with and highly responsive.’ His recent highlights include advising international clients on copyright and trade mark infringements.”

    CHAMBERS EUROPE 2018 (INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY - SERBIA)
  • “Bogdan Ivanišević is ‘very professional’”

    LEGAL 500 2018 (INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY - SERBIA)
  • “He has a singular understanding of data protection issues.”

    WORLD TRADEMARK REVIEW (THE WORLD'S LEADING TRADEMARK PROFESSIONALS 2017 - SERBIA)
  • “‘Reliable and skilful’ Bogdan Ivanišević at BDK Advokati is ‘always well informed and up to date with the latest IP developments’.”

    WORLD TRADEMARK REVIEW (THE WORLD'S LEADING TRADEMARK PROFESSIONALS 2017 - SERBIA)

Biography

Bogdan is the leader of the firm’s Intellectual Property practice since 2012. He also heads the firm’s Media & Entertainment and Life Sciences sectors and co-leads Data Protection & Privacy team.

Bogdan has a specialisation in intellectual property law from the American University, Washington College of Law, and an LLM in International Legal Studies from the same university. He obtained his LLB at the University of Belgrade Faculty of Law.

He is founder, editor and major contributor to BDK’s intellectual property and data protection blogs. He has also contributed to leading intellectual property law blogs and magazines, such as The IP Kat, the 1709 Blog and IPPro The Internet.

Prior to launching a career in intellectual property law, Bogdan spent 12 years working as a human rights researcher and lawyer for Human Rights Watch and the International Centre for Transitional Justice. He has maintained interest in criminal law and is involved in firm’s work in that area.

Bogdan is fluent in English and Italian, conversant in Spanish and reads French.

 

* Independent attorney in association with BDK Advokati AOD