Mrs Lisbeth Depypere > CMS > Brussels, Belgium > Lawyer Profile

CMS
CHAUSSÉE DE LA HULPE 178
1170 BRUSSELS
Belgium

Position

Senior Associate

Career

Lisbeth joined CMS in 2012. She specialises in Intellectual Property Law, more specifically in the legal protection of trademarks, copyrights, designs, patents and domain names. Lisbeth also focuses on the protection of trade secrets, on (unfair) commercial practices and on all legal aspects of advertising and marketing.

In those fields, Lisbeth advises clients and assists them in litigation, negotiations and in alternative dispute resolution. In 2019 she was appointed as a certified mediator.

Languages

English, Dutch, French, German

Education

2012 – Bar admission (Brussels, Belgium)
2012 – King’s College London – United Kingdom (LL.M. in Intellectual Property Law)
2011 – University of Leuven, KU Leuven – Belgium (Master of Laws)

Lawyer Rankings

Belgium > Intellectual property

(Rising stars)

Lisbeth DepypereCMS

Leveraging its formidable global footprint and cross-departmental practice, CMS handles IP mandates for blue-chip clients from the tech, media, consumer goods, chemicals and manufacturing sectors. Recent highlights for the team include counterfeit disputes, trademark oppositions and high-profile trademark infringement proceedings before both the Brussels Court and the Court of Justice of the European Union. The practice is jointly led by Tom Heremans, whose key clients include e-commerce companies and international football organisations, and Renaud Dupont, whose broad practice encompasses licence agreements and franchising. Lisbeth Depypere is recommended for her knowledge of trade secrets and advertising practices.