Qualifications - Education
European Patent Attorney
European Trademark & Design Attorney
Luxembourg IP Attorney (Conseil en Propriété Industrielle)
Master of Physics and Management, Lancaster, Great Britain
- Draft and prosecution of patent applications
- Patent analysis and searches Patent litigation
- And more generally advising on all patent related matters
Romain joined the firm in 1998 with a university degree in physics and management from Lancaster University, Great Britain. Romain passed the European Qualifying Examination in 2004 and is admitted to practice before the Luxembourg Patent Office, the European Patent Office (EPO), the Benelux Trademark and Registered Design Office (BBM) and the Office for the Harmonisation in the Internal Market (OHMI). He is also registered with the French Patent and Trademark Office (INPI) and with the Belgian Patent Office (OPRI).
Romain handles the Firm's patent work in the fields of physics and mechanics.
Since January 2009, he is Head of the Formalities Department and is responsible for the management of all patent related formalities, including filing and prosecuting patent applications, validations, translations, annuity payments and recordals of assignments and changes of name or address.
Technical & Scientific Fields
Physics in general
Steelmaking, Metallurgy and siderurgy
Burning and treatment (in particular for the automotive industry)
Measurement technology & sensing equipment
Renewable energy (wind turbines)
Nuclear technology (safety of fuel cycle, nuclear reactors, nuclear waste management, nuclear safeguards and security)
Information technology (computer simulations and modelling; information transfer and security)
EPI (Institute of Professional Representatives before the European Patent Office)
FCPIL (Fédération des conseils en propriétés industrielle au Luxembourg)