WTR1000, 2019: "Kamp, who served on the board of the Benelux Association of Trademark and Design Law (BMM) from 2007 until 2015 provides clear and pertinent advice”, which is valued by in-house counsel facing time and budget pressures.
Merel is a EU Trademarks and Design attorney and partner at Turnstone.
She advises companies on the protection of their trademark and design rights. Merel assists promising start-ups but at the same time works for large international companies being responsible for the registration and management of their (worldwide) IP portfolios. With her broad experience as a trademark attorney, Merel is able to quickly analyse, improve and streamline trademark portfolios.
Merel is a certified Benelux and European Trademark Attorney and has been member of the board of the Benelux Association of Trademark and Design Law (BMM) from 2007 until 2015 and became president of the Professional Accreditation Committee of BMM.
Before founding Turnstone, Merel was a trademark attorney at one of the largest trademark and patent agencies and a partner with a leading trademark agency in Amsterdam until 2013.
Merel is also an active member of various international professional organisations, such as the International Trademark Association (INTA) and the Pharmaceutical Trade Marks Group (PTMG).
WTR1000, 2018: “An especially popular choice among small and medium-sized enterprises and Netherlands-based international brands, Kamp is known for her strategic savvy and client-handling skills; she also has a penchant for pharmaceuticals trademarks.”