Mme Anne-Charlotte Le-Bihan > Bird & Bird > Paris, France > Lawyer Profile

Bird & Bird
Bird & Bird AARPI
2 rue de la Chaussée d’Antin
75009 Paris
France

Work Department

Intellectual Property

Position

Anne-Charlotte has significant experience in both contentious and non-contentious intellectual property matters, developed over the past 15 years.

While her major forte is patent litigation, notably in the pharmaceutical, electronics and telecommunications sectors, she also has vast experience in soft IP matters. Within this area she notably advises major pharmaceutical, luxury, sports and electrical goods companies on sensitive trademark and design related matters.

Anne-Charlotte regularly advises clients in negotiating IP related contracts. She also advises her clients on pharmaceutical regulatory questions.

Anne-Charlotte teaches Intellectual Property Law at the Universities of Paris II Panthéon Assas and Orsay Paris Sud. She is a regular speaker at major legal and industry conferences such as ABA, LESI, or ABPI.

She is the author of many legal articles among which SPCs: Three new pillars buttress case-law, (Revue Propriété Industrielle, March 2014).

MIP ranks her as an “IP Star“.

Languages

French, English and Spanish.

Memberships

Anne-Charlotte is President of the French chapter of LESI. She is a member of the AIPPI French Group, EPLAW, INTA, ABA and APRAM.

Lawyer Rankings

France > Intellectual property: Trade marks and designs

The practice at Bird & Bird focuses primarily on matters in the technology, telecommunication, life sciences, healthcare, media, and entertainment and sports industries, a mimicking of the wider firm’s core sectors that allows the Paris practice to ensure its French clients receive in-depth sector knowledge both in France and abroad. Able to assist with advisory and contentious matters, the IP team of practice heads Yves Bizollon, Anne-Charlotte Le-Bihan and Géraldine Arbant (the key contact for brand management and litigation), regularly attracts the market’s most challenging disputes and strategic trade mark and design development instructions.

Paris > Propriété intellectuelle > Marques, dessins et modèles

La pratique de droit de la propriété intellectuelle de Bird & Bird  est centrée sur les secteurs stratégiques du cabinet que sont : les technologies, les télécoms, les sciences de la vie, la santé, les médias, le divertissement et le sport. Le cabinet est en mesure d’offrir une expertise approfondie à ses clients français dans tous ces domaines, à la fois en France et à l’étranger. La pratique couvre le conseil et le contentieux. L’équipe est régulièrement mandatée pour traiter des dossiers et des litiges stratégiques en matière de marques, dessins et modèles. La pratique parisienne est codirigée par Yves Bizollon, Anne-Charlotte Le-Bihan et Géraldine Arbant (qui est experte en matière de gestion des portefeuilles de marques et en contentieux).