CIB COUNTERFORCE NETWORK
CIB COUNTERFORCE NETWORK
Maritime House
1 Linton Road
Barking
Essex IG11 8HG
United Kingdom
Telephone: 44 (0)20 8591 3000
Fax: 44 (0)20 8594 2833
Email: cib@icc-ccs.org.uk
Website: www.iccwbo.org
Contact: Mr. Peter Lowe
Number of Firms: 45
Principal Region of Activity: Worldwide

Group Profile:

The counterforce network was founded in 1995 and has become the leading global legal network specialising in Intellectual Property and anti-counterfeiting work.

With 45 of the world's leading specialist law firms in as many countries throughout the world, the network offers an unrivalled resource for companies engaged in the continuing battle against counterfeiting and piracy.

Counterforce is operated by the International Chamber of Commerce Counterfeiting Intelligence Bureau as part of a range of services provided to Intellectual Property rights owners. Other allied networks run by the Counterfeiting Intelligence Bureau include Countertech network of anti-counterfeiting technology producers and the Countersearch network of private investigators specialising in anti-counterfeiting and fraud.

The Counterfeiting Intelligence Bureau is a specialised division of the International Chamber of Commerce, the world business organisation. Founded in 1919, the ICC is a non-governmental organisation of thousands of companies and business associations in more than 130 countries.


Member Firms:
AUSTRIA
Vienna
- Gassaver-Fleissner Rechtsanwält GmbH
BELGIUM
Brussels
- Gevers*
BRAZIL
Rio de Janeiro
- Dannermann, Siemsen, Bigler & Ipanema Moreira*
BRUNEI
Bandar Seri Begawan
- YC Lee & Lee*
CHINA (PRC)
Beijing
- China United Intellectual Property Protection Centre
Hong Kong
- Margolis & Associates
CYPRUS
Nicosia
- Lellos P. Demetriades Law Office LLC*
DENMARK
Copenhagen
- Plesner*
EGYPT
Cairo
- Ibrachy & Dermarkar*
FINLAND
Helsinki
- HH Partners Ltd.*
FRANCE
Paris
- J P Karsenty et Associes
GERMANY
Hamburg
- Lovells LLP*
Munich
- Busse & Partners
GREECE
Athens
- Ballas, Pelecanos & Associates*
HUNGARY
Budapest
- Danubia Patent & Law Office LLC*
INDIA
New Delhi
- Anand and Anand
ITALY
Milan
- Studio Legale Sutti
KENYA
Mombasa
- Saifam Limited Intellectual Property Services
LATVIA
Riga
- Agency Tria Robit
LEBANON
Beirut
- Raphael et Associes*
LIECHTENSTEIN
Vaduz
- Wanger® Advokaturbüro*
LITHUANIA
Vilnius
- Metida Patent & Trade Mark Agency
MALAYSIA
Kuala Lumpur
- Tay & Partners*
MOROCCO
Casablanca
- Mohamed Mehdi Salmouni-Zerhouni*
NETHERLANDS
Amsterdam
- Van Doorne*
NIGERIA
Lagos
- Anga & Emuwa
NORWAY
Oslo
- Advokatfirmaet Haavind & Haga
PARAGUAY
Ascuncion
- Berkemeyer Attorneys and Counselors*
POLAND
Warsaw
- Patpol Polish & European Patent & Trade Mark Attorneys*
PORTUGAL
Lisbon
- Abreu, Cardigos & Associados
QATAR
Doha
- Al Kaabi Law Firm
ROMANIA
Bucharest
- Rominvent SA
SAUDI ARABIA
Jeddah
- The Law Firm of Majed M. Garoub
SINGAPORE
Singapore
- Drew & Napier LLC*
SOUTH KOREA
Seoul
- Kims and Lees
SPAIN
Madrid
- Elzaburu (Elzaburu S.L.P.)*
SRI LANKA
Colombo
- John Wilson Partners
SULTANATE OF OMAN
Ruwi
- Gulf Consultants
SWEDEN
Stockholm
- Advokatfirman Lindberg & Saxon*
TAIWAN
Taipei
- Saint Island International Patent & Law Offices*
THAILAND
Bangkok
- Tilleke & Gibbins International Ltd.*
TURKEY
Istanbul
- Deris Patents & Trademarks Agency Ltd
UKRAINE
Kiev
- Pakharenko & Partners
UNITED ARAB EMIRATES
Dubai
- Afridi & Angell*
UNITED KINGDOM
London
- Roiter Zucker