Horten has been excellently ranked in World Trademark Review's (WTR) yearly assessment of leading law firms and patent and trademark offices.

Each year, the WTR assesses the leading advisers within trademark and design rights based on interviews with companies and attorneys and written statements. In the new guide for 2014, WTR states concerning Horten:

"Already feted for its outstanding trademark litigation capabilities, Horten has significantly enhanced its non-contentious offering with the arrival of new registration and prosecution chief Christian Kragelund.''

The firm is now expected to become a significant challenger at the top of the market. Notable mandates come in thick and fast, with prominent multinationals such as Citrix, Subway and Tivoli all featuring on a glittering roster

World Trademark Review, 2014

Partner and attorney Jens Jakob Bugge is now ranked in the best category, Tier 1:

"Plaudits flood for "highly recommended litigator" Jens Jakob Bugge. Clients benefit from his dedication, broad experience, excellent analytical skills and ability to find viable solutions to complex problems".

Also partner and attorney Ole Damsbo is praised: "Ole Damsbo has consistently wowed peers over the course of a long career by shining in both soft and hard IP conflicts".

The ambition of Horten is to be ranked as company in Tier 1 next year.


Jens Jakob Bugge


Ole Damsbo

Senior Counsel

Christian Kragelund