licensed legal counsel, European trademark attorney
Anne is the managing lawyer of our firm and brings with her considerable expertise in the areas of intellectual property, marketing law and contract law. She has extensive experience in international business. During her legal career, she has experienced many aspects of business and understands the perspectives of both startups and well-established companies.
Expertise in domestic, European Union and international intellectual property matters and challenging contractual arrangements such as distribution, joint venture and IP licensing agreements are Anne’s key strengths. Anne also has a high level of understanding of the law of the internet, social media and influencer marketing.
Anne is particularly responsible for trademark and design rights assignments, from brand and IP strategy to national and international industrial property rights application processes, as well as rights enforcement.
In addition, Anne has advised on a number of issues related to national and international e-commerce and technology law, as well as compliance with marketing and consumer protection laws. She also advises clients on general corporate and company law assignments, such as acquisitions and M&A.
Prior to Vedinor, Anne worked for several years in a law firm and as a legal consultant.
In her private life, Anne’s interests include the arts and culture in many forms, exercise in nature and creative writing.
Anne graduated from the University of Helsinki. She has also studied law at KU Leuven in Belgium and Uppsala University in Sweden.
Anne is an authorized trademark attorney in Finland and in the EU.
Alexandra Pluthero, CEO, Wear Freedom Limited
"Anne was so brilliant to work with. Firstly, her communication was excellent, answering all of my questions and explaining everything thoroughly to me. She delivered everything as promised and completed the work really fast. I’m so pleased and impressed with her high-quality work and would absolutely recommend her to anyone who needs her services. Thanks again, Anne!"
Katriina Peuhkuri, Designer, GreenDress
“The image I have had of lawyers changed when I met Anne. At first I thought I wouldn’t speak the same language with her or be understood. This fear was futile. Now that these unnecessary fears and obstacles have been broken, I know I can contact a legal expert in the future. My collection will go to Dusseldorf in July. Now it was absolutely wonderful to send them my contract terms in advance for review. I can warmly recommend Anne Nyström for international trade matters!”