Attorney at Law - Associate
Professional Qualification: Attorney at Law – Member of the Central Bar since 2008
LLM in Private Law
PhD in Private Law
Language: Persian – English
Practice: Private Law, Intellectual Property Law, Criminal Law
Mehdi Sarafi has an LLB and an LLM in private law and is currently a PhD candidate at Islamic Azad University Central Tehran Branch. He has completed his attorney traineeship under the supervision of Mr. Bahman Keshavarz, former president of the Central Bar Association, and become a member of the Tehran Central Bar Association since 2008, after obtaining his license to practice law.
As his professional experiences, rendering legal consultation to and advocacy on behalf of bank, credit institution and prominent commercial and petrochemical Iranian companies in respect to registration of trademark, prosecuting violation of intellectual property rights and pursuit of different civil and criminal cases before the judicial authorities may be mentioned. He has an experience of working in the legal department of the Tehran University and pursuit of the University’s cases before the judicial authorities. He, also, since 2006 has been providing legal consultations to the Islamic Republic of Iran Broadcasting Corporation (IRIB) in respect to the registration of IRIB trademarks and pursuit of its case on misuse of IRIB trademarks.
In addition to having an extensive knowledge regarding the judicial precedents and laws and regulations on intellectual property right, he enjoys an experience of teaching legal subjects at an academic level.
Bayan Emrooz Law Firm was founded in 2008 under the registration No. 23211 in Tehran, and renders legal consultation and attorneyship services to foreign or domestic legal and natural persons. Our approach and main purpose is to expand the culture of utilizing legal consultation in civil and commercial matters in order to prevent high personal or social costs spent on resolution of disputes before judicial and non judicial authorities.