Legal Advisor


Christian Ruud is a legal advisor and assists our clients in cases relating to trademarks trademark protection, including trademark registration and enforcement of trademark rights. He got his law degree from the University of Oslo in 2007 and he has been working with intellectual property law and IP since 2010.

Prior to joining Acapo in 2022, Christian held a position as Legal Senior Adviser at the Norwegian Board of Appeal for Industrial Property Rights (KFIR). Christian’s experience also include work at the Norwegian Intellectual Property Office and as Seconded National Expert at the EUIPO between 2016 and 2018. Christian has broad experience within the field of trademarks and has been involved in a wide range of trademark cases, both domestically and internationally.

Christian is based in our office in Oslo. His working languages are Norwegian and English. Additionally, Christian masters Spanish.