Our office has been ranked one of the top leading Intellectual Property Law firms in the leading global legal guides such as:

2024

WIPR Leaders

Yonatan Drori and Iyar Stav were selected among the leading IP practitioners in Israel in the WIPR Leaders Directory 2024

2024

IP STARS: Patents, Trademarks, Copyright & Design

Yonatan Drori Was Ranked By The IP STARS As Patent star & design star (Practitioner of the Year)

2024

LEGAL 500: Intellectual Property : Filing and Prosecution (PATENTS, TRADEMARKS AND COPYRIGHTS )

„Several leading Israeli companies from the software and high-tech sectors routinely turn to Drori-Stav & Co.‘s IP team for its ability to handle patent, trademark and design drafting, filing and prosecution, both in Israel and globally. The department is jointly led by Yonatan Drori, who brings 20 years’ experience in IP law, and music industry and entertainment law specialist Iyar Stav, who represents clients in the prosecution of both patents and trademarks. Associate Coral Mena is another key member of the team.“

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2024

iam 300:  Intellectual Property Ranking: Leading IP Strategists

Yonatan Drori was ranked in Defensive patent aggregation, IP auctions, IP insurance, IP management consultancy, IP-backed lending, Legal, Licensing, M&A, Valuation

Iyar Stav was ranked in IP management consultancy, Legal, Licensing4

IAM

2024

iam 1000:  Intellectual Property Ranking: Patent litigation + Prosecution

Drori-Stav & Co. Was Ranked By The iam1000 As A Recommended Law Firm In the field of Patent litigation and prosecution.

Yonatan Drori Was Ranked By The iam1000 As A Recommended Lawyer In the field of Patent litigation and prosecution.

Iyar Stav Was Ranked By The iam1000 As A Recommended Lawyer In the field of Patent litigation.

2024

Asia IP: Patent Prosecution, Copyright

Individuals IP Experts: Yonatan Drori, Iyar Stav

„Drori-Stav & Co. (DWO) is a boutique IP firm known for litigating high-profile IP-related cases and providing IP services for patents, trademarks, designs and copyrights, as well as neighbouring fields such as privacy, internet and computer law. Founding partner Yonatan Drori is a noted litigator, particularly in the areas of patents and internet/computer-based litigation. Partner Iyar Stav is a skilled litigator with deep knowledge of internet law, privacy and collective management organizations.“

2024

WTR1000 Firms: enforcement and litigation, IP transactions, prosecution and strategy

„For over a decade Drori-Stav & Co has offered a variety of high-quality IP services and continues to attract top clients, thanks to its dedicated team and excellent track record. Able to find solutions to the most complex IP disputes, the team led by Iyar Stav and Yonatan Drori provides comprehensive trademark assistance. Described by patrons as “responsive, professional and extremely knowledgeable of IP law”, Stav is committed to finding both smart and swift solutions for his clients. Drori is a leading IP expert in Israel, and is renowned for his contributions to academia and his impressive performance before the Israeli Supreme Court in a groundbreaking IP case.“

2024

WTR1000

Yonatan Drori – Individuals: Enforcement & Litigation
Iyar Stav – Individuals: Enforcement & Litigation

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2023

iam 300:  Intellectual Property Ranking: Leading IP Strategists

Yonatan Drori was ranked in Defensive patent aggregation, IP auctions, IP insurance, IP management consultancy, IP-backed lending, Legal, Licensing, M&A, Valuation

Iyar Stav was ranked in IP management consultancy, Legal, Licensing

2023

CLIENT CHOICE: Intellectual Property – Trademark Agents & Attorneys

Yonatan Drori was ranked by the LEXOLOGY as a recommended lawyer in the field of Intellectual Property – Trademark Agents & Attorneys (2023 Edition – Client Choice).

TR

2023

TR – Top Rank

Drori-Stav & Co Was Ranked By The TR ranking as a top firm In the field of Intellectual Property, Patents, Trademarks. Trademarks Contentious and Trademarks Transactions.

WWL

2023

Whos Who Legal: IP – Patents 2023

Whos Who Legal: IP – Trademark Agents & Attorneys 2023

Yonatan Drori Was Ranked By The WWL As A Recommended Lawyer In The Field Of Intellectual Property (2023 Edition For Patents And Trademarks) .

2023

WIPR Leaders

Yonatan Drori and Iyar Stav were selected among the leading IP practitioners in Israel in the WIPR Leaders Directory 2023

IAM

2023

iam 1000:  Intellectual Property Ranking: Patent litigation + Prosecution

Drori-Stav & Co. Was Ranked By The iam1000 As A Recommended Law Firm In the field of Patent litigation and prosecution.

Yonatan Drori Was Ranked By The iam1000 As A Recommended Lawyer In the field of Patent litigation and prosecution.

Iyar Stav Was Ranked By The iam1000 As A Recommended Lawyer In the field of Patent litigation.

2023

IP STARS: Patents, Trademarks, Copyright & Design

Yonatan Drori Was Ranked By The IP STARS As Patent star & design star

Iyar Stav Was Ranked By The IP STARS As Trade mark star & copyright star

Coral Mena Was Ranked By The IP STARS As Rising star 2023 

2023

LEGAL 500: Intellectual Property : Filing and Prosecution (PATENTS, TRADEMARKS AND COPYRIGHTS )

„Drori-Stav & Co. specialises in IP law, routinely handling patent and trade mark filing and prosecution for internationally renowned Israeli companies in the software and hi-tech sectors. Yonatan Drori is a founding partner of the firm, bringing deep expertise in the areas of patent prosecution and trade mark enforcement, while Iyar Stav has experience of advising clients in cross-border trade mark opposition proceedings. Associate Coral Mena is also noted.“

2023

IP STARS: Trade mark disputes (2023) 

„Drori-Stav & Co is an IP firm led by Yonatan Drori and Iyar Stav. Both partners are experienced in dealing with IP protection and disputes work. Drori has a background in computer technology and is knowledgeable about design law. Case studies show trade mark prosecution and strategy work.“

2023

Globes & Statista – Intellectual Property Ranking

Our firm was selected as one of the ten best law firms in Israel in the field of Intellectual Property and one of the best 100 law firms in Israel.

2023

WTR1000

Yonatan Drori – Individuals: Enforcement & Litigation
Iyar Stav – Individuals: Enforcement & Litigation

2023

WTR1000: Firms: enforcement and litigation 

„The dedicated team of experts at Drori-Stav & Co are instructed by a wealth of prominent Israeli companies, particularly in the technology, software and retail sectors. In the last year, the group has expanded its international presence, collaborating with foreign associates in Europe, Asia and Latin America to help establish IP protection for its clientele. Yonatan Drori and Iyar Stav are the key names to note. “Yonatan is a high-quality lawyer and an excellent analytical thinker.” The pair have co-authored a number of industry leading textbooks on IP law, including Intellectual Property Law in Israel, which was published in late 2019.“

TR

2022

TR – Top Rank

Drori-Stav & Co Was Ranked By The TR ranking as a top firm In the field of Intellectual Property, Patents, Trademarks. Trademarks Contentious and Trademarks Transactions.

IAM

2022

iam 1000:  Intellectual Property Ranking: Patent litigation + Prosecution

Yonatan Drori Was Ranked By The iam1000 As A Recommended Lawyer In the field of Patent litigation and prosecution.

 

WWL

2022

Whos Who Legal: IP – Patents 2022

Whos Who Legal: IP – Trademark Agents & Attorneys 2022

Yonatan Drori Was Ranked By The WWL As A Recommended Lawyer In The Field Of Intellectual Property (2022 Edition For Patents And Trademarks) .

2022

IP STARS: Patents & Designs

Yonatan Drori was ranked by the IP Stars as a recommended lawyer in the field of intellectual property (2022 edition for Patents and Designs) .

 

2022

WIPR Leaders

Yonatan Drori was ranked by the WIPR Leaders as a recommended lawyer in the field of intellectual property (2022 edition for Patents) .

2022

LEGAL 500: Intellectual Property : Filing and Prosecution (PATENTS, TRADEMARKS AND COPYRIGHTS )

„Drori-Stav & Co. handles patent and trade mark prosecution matters for Israeli companies operating in the software and retail sectors and is particularly well versed in assisting galleries, libraries, archives and museums. Founding partner and practice co-head Yonatan Drori complements his patent prosecution expertise with IP as well as internet and computer law related litigation. Co-head Iyar Stav further extends the team’s breadth with his know-how in privacy and music law.“

2022

IP STARS: Trade mark contentious 

„Drori – Stav & Co., Advocates and Patent Attorneys is a venerable IP strategic consultancy. By virtue of absorption under the DWO Group, the firm is one-stop-shop for all legal, commercial and strategic matters. Services include protection frameworks, prosecution, trade mark and design applications, IP litigation, negotiation and commercial agreement formulation. Specialisms include software, mechanics, electronics, medical devices, packaging, consumer products, fin-tech, automotive and security“

2022

WTR1000: Firms: enforcement and litigation 

„The firm has positioned itself as a persuasive one-stop shop for clients wherever they are based. Now giving his name to the outfit is Iyar Stav, a courtroom wizard, creative strategist and capable negotiator whose know-how stretches beyond trademarks into copyright, privacy and internet law. He joins Yonatan Drori, a sharp litigator whose background as a computer programmer makes him a fine choice for internet and computer-related cases. He is perhaps best known for his writings, including his books Intellectual Property Law in Israel and Internet Law and IP in the Cyber Domain, which are both often quoted in thecourts.“

 

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2021

iam 300:  Intellectual Property Ranking: Leading IP Strategists

IAM

2021

iam 1000:  Intellectual Property Ranking: Patent litigation + Prosecution

„At Drori-Stav & Co, founding partner Yonatan Drori is a noted legal scholar and author who has influenced the drafting of IP legislation and the formation of policy. He is also a proficient litigator.“.

2021

LEGAL 500: Intellectual Property : Filing and Prosecution (PATENTS, TRADEMARKS AND COPYRIGHTS )

„IP boutique Drori-Werzansky-Orland & Co. handles the full spectrum of filing and prosecution matters for its clients. In 2020, the firm underwent a restructuring and it now has a European branch that complements its longstanding domestic practice. The team regularly works with IP groups in other jurisdictions on the protection of their clients‘ rights in Israel. Both Iyar Stav (who was promoted to partner in 2019) and Yonatan Drori are experienced in drafting patents and filing trade marks for well-known brands.“

2021

IP STARS: Trade mark contentious 

„Drori – Stav & Co., Advocates and Patent Attorneys is a venerable IP strategic consultancy. By virtue of absorption under the DWO Group, the firm is one-stop-shop for all legal, commercial and strategic matters. Services include protection frameworks, prosecution, trade mark and design applications, IP litigation, negotiation and commercial agreement formulation. Specialisms include software, mechanics, electronics, medical devices, packaging, consumer products, fin-tech, automotive and security. The firm provided legal services in patent prosecution worldwide for Plasto-vack, alongside patent infringement and cancellations for an automotive client“

2021

IP STARS: Copyright & Related Rights  RANKING 

„Drori – Stav & Co., Advocates And Patent Attorneys Is A Venerable IP Strategic Consultancy. By Virtue Of Absorption Under The DWO Group, The Firm Is One-Stop-Shop For All Legal, Commercial And Strategic Matters. Services Include Protection Frameworks, Prosecution, Trade Mark And Design Applications, IP Litigation, Negotiation And Commercial Agreement Formulation. Specialisms Include Software, Mechanics, Electronics, Medical Devices, Packaging, Consumer Products, Fin-Tech, Automotive And Security“

2021

WTR1000: Firms: enforcement and litigation + transactions

„Demonstrating high-level IP knowledge and a singular commitment to clients, DWO is a discerning choice for those faced with tough trademark predicaments. While its activities span the full industry spectrum, the firm has carved itself a real niche in the GLAM (Galleries, Libraries, Archives and Museums) market and enjoys a reputation as a leader in this field. On the litigation side, the outfit has been involved in several significant and precedential rulings over the course of the last year, including the first decision to interpret the distinction between regular trademarks and collective trademarks. Often breaking new ground, founding partner Yonatan Drori relishes the opportunity to tackle complex problems. A consummate litigator and a regular at the Supreme Court, he also showcases abundant licensing and portfolio management know-how. Co-founder Yotam Werzansky-Orland is equally effective in both protection and enforcementroles.“

2020

LEGAL 500: Intellectual Property : Filing and Prosecution

„Drori-Werzansky-Orland & Co. has handled trade mark and patent prosecution, portfolio management, and rights enforcement matters. The team also represents clients in proceedings before the registrar. Founding partners Yonatan Drori and Yotam Werzansky are the main contacts.“

2020

WTR1000: Firms: enforcement and litigation + transactions

„Drori-Werzansky-Orland is an established national leader in IP theory and its application. The firm applies a meticulous level of scrutiny to every brief and portfolio – which, along with its emphasised dedication to building strong client relationships, has helped to keep it at the top of the tree in Israel. Twin founders Yonatan Drori and Yotam Werzansky Orland continue to drive and shape the practice. Drori brings top-level internet-based litigation capabilities to the table, while head of litigation Werzansky Orland adds his acute appreciation for licensing and commercialisation to the mix. Both partners are prolific publishers who stay abreast of every trademark development, as well as seasoned lawyers with an eye for the strongest arguments.“

IAM

2020

iam 1000:  Intellectual Property Ranking: Patents

„Yotam Werzansky-Orland, of Drori-Werzansky-Orland, is undeniably an expert on IP issues in Israel; together with his partner, Yonatan Drori, he has co-authored key texts on IP legal theory. This expertise is exemplified by his top-notch litigation support“.

2019

LEGAL 500: Intellectual Property : Filing and Prosecution: PATENTS

„Drori-Werzansky-Orland & Co. advises domestic and international corporates on the protection of trade mark and patent portfolios, where it is ‚proficient in a number of technologies‘. Jointly headed by Yotam Werzansky and Yonatan Drori, the team acts for well-known clients in the software, retail and manufacturing industries. Also of note, the firm is retained by foreign law firms and IP firms in relation to IP filing, prosecution and protection in Israel.“

2019

LEGAL 500: Intellectual Property : Filing and Prosecution: TRADE MARKS AND COPYRIGHTS

„Drori-Werzansky-Orland & Co. advises domestic and international corporates on the protection of trade mark and patent portfolios, where it is ‚proficient in a number of technologies‘. Jointly headed by Yotam Werzansky and Yonatan Drori, the team acts for well-known clients in the software, retail and manufacturing industries. Also of note, the firm is retained by foreign law firms and IP firms in relation to IP filing, prosecution and protection in Israel.“

2019

LEGAL 500: Intellectual Property : Commercial/Transactions

„Drori-Werzansky-Orland & Co. is active across the spectrum of IP matters, from initial registrations and prosecution to eventual disputes, and commercialisation transactions in between. Jointly led by Yonatan Drori and Yotam Werzansky, the team has experience with in-licensing and out-licensing transactions, and is engaged by domestic and international corporates in a range of sectors, including fintech, retail, software and consumer products.“

IAM

2019

iam 1000:  Intellectual Property Ranking: Patents

„Yotam Werzansky-Orland, of Drori-Werzansky-Orland, is undeniably an expert on IP issues in Israel; together with his partner, Yonatan Drori, he has co-authored key texts on IP legal theory. This expertise is exemplified by his top-notch litigation support“.

2018

LEGAL 500: Intellectual Property : Filing and Prosecution

„The team at Drori-Werzansky-Orland & Co. handles patent and trade mark prosecution and registration for a number of large Israeli corporates. Yonatan Drori and Yotam Werzansky Orland have considerable regulatory experience…“

2018

LEGAL 500: Intellectual Property : Commercial/Transactions

„Drori-Werzansky-Orland & Co. provides ongoing IP portfolio advice to tech manufacturers and cultural institutions, in addition to clients in fintech and digital currency. Yotam Werzansky Orland and Yonatan Drori are key contacts.“

2017

LEGAL 500: intellectual property : commercial/transactions

„Drori-Werzansky-Orland & Co. has experience in matters involving patents, trade marks, copyright and industrial designs. Practice head Yonatan Drori handles domestic and global IP portfolios for ironSource, Hamashbir Lazarchan and The Israel Museum“. >>> 

2017

LEGAL 500: Intellectual Property : Filing And Prosecution

„Drori-Werzansky-Orland & Co. manages trade mark portfolios and handles registrations for Israeli clients, such as Hamashbir Lazarchan and Isracoin, and multinationals including Fessura and BerlinBuy. Yonatan Drori is a key contact“.>>>

2016

LEGAL 500:  intellectual property

2016

BDI CODE: INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RANKING

2015

LEGAL 500:  intellectual property

2015

BDI CODE: INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RANKING

2014

BDI CODE: INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RANKING

2013

BDI CODE: INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RANKING

2012

BDI CODE: INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RANKING

2012

D&B:  intellectual property ranking

2011

CHAMBERS: INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY

2011

LEGAL 500:  intellectual property

2011

D&B:  intellectual property ranking

2011

BDI CODE: INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RANKING