Founded in 2005 by Vanessa Bouchara, Cabinet Bouchara - Avocats, with offices in Paris and Lyon, is a firm specialized in all aspects of Intellectual Property, Industrial Property and New Technologies.
Since its creation, the firm has experienced a steady level of growth with a team of dynamic lawyers who are always ready to respond to the needs of their clients. Cabinet Bouchara & Avocats has regularly been ranked among the best law firms in the fields of Intellectual Property, Trademarks and Designs.
The lawyers at Cabinet Bouchara - Avocats act both as advisors and representatives in litigation, and remain continuously up-to-date with the latest developments in French, European and international case law, as well as knowledge of new legislative developments.
A firm with a truly international outlook, Cabinet Bouchara - Avocats is part of the INTA.
The firm has extensive expertise in all areas relating directly or indirectly to intellectual property, including : trademark and other distinctive signs of a company, designs, authors’ rights and copyright, domain names and IT law, data protection, personality rights, advertising, distribution, unfair competition and free-riding.
The firm advises, assists and represents its clients in all these domains, whether in the pre-litigation phase as well as in the litigation phase or as a consultant.
The philosophy of Cabinet Bouchara - Avocats is to provide its clients with the highest quality of service possible across all matters relating to intellectual property.
With an acute sense of how the law applies to the wider commercial context, its team of lawyers is dedicated to providing its clients with a service adapted to their needs and one which meets their expectations.
As an independent and niche law firm, what makes it stand out is its ability to give each of its clients the tailored approach that they require, while at the same time remaining constantly available and responsive.
Established in 1930, Beau de Loménie is a pan-European IP firm with offices in the main French business centres (Paris, Lille, Lyon, Marseille), as well as in Germany (Munich and Duisburg) and a branch in the United Kingdom (Birmingham).
Beau de Loménie employs over 200 people who are entirely dedicated to IP, including about 70 engineers and lawyers, led by six partners. The firm’s teams are made up of professionals with a high level of legal and technical education, including a large number of engineers trained in a broad range of technical fields and industrial sectors.
The firm manages more than 76,000 patents and 72,000 trade mark and design registrations. Beau de Loménie advises a highly diversified clientele, from innovative start-ups to listed companies and international groups (in Asia, Europe and North America). The firm generates 40% of its turnover from non-French clients. Clients include some of the major players in a variety of sectors and industries (electronics, chemistry, automotive, luxury goods, consumer goods, entertainment, marketing, telecommunications, pharmaceuticals, energy, biology and biotechnology).
Over the years, Beau de Loménie has developed a very large network of dedicated correspondent firms across the world, from Europe to Asia.
AREAS OF PRACTICE: Beau de Loménie offers a full range of services that cover the entire spectrum of IP: patents, trade marks, registered designs, knowhow, competition law, copyright, domain names, trade names, software protection, protecting semiconductor topographies and plant variety rights.
The firm’s patent department specialises in patent drafting and prosecution. Beau de Loménie has experts in all fields of science and industry, including mechanics, chemistry, electronics, biology and biotechnologies, physics, telecoms and IT, material technology, instruments and electrotechnics. The department also handles patent litigation and arbitration.
The firm’s trade mark department handles the registration of trade marks, domain names and designs/copyright in Europe and abroad. The team also provides IP protection strategy counselling, availability searches, audits, prosecution, and handles oppositions and contracts, mediation and ADR procedures, pre-litigation and litigation work, and all related matters.
Beau de Loménie represents its clients before the French Patent Office (INPI), the European Patent Office (EPO), the Austrian Patent Office (ÖPA), the Benelux Patent Office (BOIP), the British Patent Office (UKPTO), the German Patent and Trademark Office (DPMA), the World Intellectual Property Organisation (WIPO) and the European Union Intellectual Property Office (EUIPO).
Hoyng Rokh Monegier is a specialised European intellectual property law boutique created in 2015 when the well-established top tier IP firms Hoyng Monegier and Reimann Osterrieth Köhler Haft (ROKH) decided to join forces.
Hoyng Rokh Monegier gathers up to 100 passionate IP professionals with offices in Amsterdam, Brussels, Düsseldorf, Lyon, Madrid, Mannheim (branch office), Munich and Paris.
The combination of Gowlings and Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co. has brought together two world class intellectual property (IP) groups to create an international legal practice.
Building on over 100 years of excellence, our IP legal professionals provide clients with international reach for intellectual property services. We can help you protect your innovations wherever your business takes you.
Gowling WLG delivers a full complement of services in all areas of intellectual property, including trademarks, brands, copyrights, anti-counterfeiting, patents and industrial designs,
We manage a vast number of trademark and patent files and protect and enhance our clients’ trademark and patent assets in more than 100 countries through our prosecution services in Canada, Russia and China and through our global network of associate relationships.
Our team have the expertise on contentious and non contentious IP services across a range of industries, and many of our professionals hold specialized expertise in science, engineering and technology. This unique combination of unparalleled legal talent and in-depth industry knowledge enables us to better understand your business and help you realize the full value of your IP.
Gowling WLG has extensive experience in managing global IP portfolios. Our integrated IP management systems allow us to manage clients’ portfolios and deliver outstanding service, value and results across multiple jurisdictions. For decades, we have protected and maximized the intellectual property assets of companies for some of the world’s largest brands.
Year after year, the firm’s intellectual property professionals and practice groups are recognised by some of the world’s most respected legal publications, receiving top ranking in global and country-based publications.
In addition to our IP practice, Gowling WLG has legal expertise in virtually every area of law relevant to business. We see this as one of our core strengths and a key differentiator from other IP service providers, whether they are full-service firms or boutiques.
As an international full-service firm, Gowling WLG offers clients on-the-ground support and legal expertise that span multiple jurisdictions and leverages a global network of associate relationships.
Clients can count on Gowling WLG for innovation, results and value.