Raayand Intellectual
Property Law Firm

About us

Raayand Intellectual Property Law Firm founded in 2016 in Iran. We are ready to provide specialized services in the field of intellectual property rights to individuals, organizations, and knowledge-based companies and with the support of many years of experience in the field of intellectual property rights, using the power of internal experts, lawyers in the area of intellectual property law.

After many years of teaching intellectual property law, litigation advocacy, and registration, I established Raayand Intellectual Property Law Firm with the cooperation of IP experts to expand our services at the international level.

Mahmoud Sadeghi

Attorney at law

Chairman resume

Mahmoud Sadeghi,
born  on March 22nd 1962.

Education

  • BSc/BA: Judicial Law, Tehran University, Tehran – Iran, 1990. 
  • MS: Private Law, Tarbiat Modarres University, Tehran – Iran, 1993. 
  • PhD: Private Law, Tarbiat Modarres University, Tehran – Iran, 2001.

Visiting Researcher

  • University of Sheffield, Aug 1996 – Feb 1997. 
  • Stockholm University, Faculty of Law, Aug 2009 – Sep 2010.
  • Max Planck Institute for Intellectual Property and Competition Law, Oct 2009 – Feb 2010.

Trainee

  • WIPO-SIDA Advanced Training Course on Copyright and Related Rights in the Global Economy, Swedish International Development Agency (SIDA), Aug 2005, Stockholm, Sweden.
  • BOEHMERT & BOEHMERT, IP Summer Course 2012: Patents, Utility Models and Designs, Munich, Germany.

Experience

  • Associate Professor, IP Law Department, Faculty of Law, Tarbiat Modarres University, October 2000 – present, Tehran, Iran.
  • Director, IP Law Department, Faculty of Law, Tarbiat Modarres University, October 2014 – present, Tehran, Iran.
  • Attorney at Law, Iranian Central Bar Association (member of International Law Commission), April 2000 – Present, Tehran, Iran.
  • Arbitrator: Arbitration Centre of Iran Chamber (ACIC), 2009 – Present.
  • Co-founder, vice chairman and member of the Iranian Intellectual Property Law Association (IRIPLA), 2006 – Present, Tehran.
  •  Member Of Parliament, The Islamic Consultative Assembly (the Parliament of Iran), May 2016 – May 2020, Tehran Province, Iran.
  • Member of International Association for the Advancement of Teaching and Research in Intellectual Property  (ATRIP).

Participant

  • WIPO, Standing Committee on the Law of Patents, 
  • Eighteenth Session, Geneva, May 21 to 25, 2012.
  • WIPO, Standing Committee on the Law of Trademarks, Industrial Designs and Geographical Indications Twenty-Sixth Session
    Geneva, October 24 to 28, 2011, and February 1 to 3, 2012.