Qualifications - Education
European Trademark & Design Attorney
Luxembourg IP Attorney (Conseil en Propriété Industrielle)
Master Degree in IP law, Humboldt University, Berlin, Germany
Ecole de Formation du Barreau , Paris, France
Paris Bar exam
- Trademarks & Designs
- Domain Names
Nicolas obtained a Masters degree in intellectual property law in 2005 at the Humboldt University of Berlin in Germany, including a supplemental degree in French civil law. In 2007, he obtained a Masters degree in European commercial law in Paris, France and has been admitted as an Attorney at the Paris bar in 2008. After having completed an internship in the legal department of an important Internet and entertainment firm in Paris specializing in intellectual property and intellectual technology, Nicolas has been gaining work experience in several IP law firms in Paris specializing in trademarks, copyrights and counterfeiting. He joined the firm in 2008 and now works in the trademark and design department.
Nicolas is admitted to practice before the Benelux Trademark and Registered Design Office (OBPI), the European Union Intellectual Property Office (EUIPO) and the WIPO. Since 2013, Nicolas is also registered as Luxembourg IP attorney.
- Trademark issues (availability search, preparation, filing and prosecution of application in France, Benelux, Spain and in other countries, drafting of cease and desist letters, oppositions in France, Spain and at the EUIPO, monitoring of registration procedures in France and in other countries)
- Negotiation and drafting of contracts in relation to Intellectual Property (trademarks, designs, software, copyrights, patents)
- Issues concerning domain names (drafting of cease and desist letters, litigation)
ECTA (member of the Council and the Professional Affairs Committee)