Anne FRANCASTEL

Anne FRANCASTEL

Having initially joined Lavoix in 2009, Anne Francastel, who is Franco-German, moved to Lavoix’s Munich office in 2014 prior to becoming a partner in 2017. An engineer by training, she primarily works on behalf of clients in the medical devices and metallurgy fields, as well as the railway and nuclear sectors.

Practice areas

Patent prosecution

Patent litigation

Strategy

Due diligence

Electronics, Electricity, Physics, Mechanics

Technology Areas

Mechanical Engineering

Physics

Medical Devices

Professional Admissions

French Industrial Property Attorney

European Patent Attorney

German Patent Attorney

Education

  • Graduate from the Center for International Intellectual Property Studies (CEIPI), 2009
  • M.Sc. in Engineering and Physical Science in Medicine, Imperial College, London, 2008
  • Engineer, Mines ParisTech, 2007

Professional Experience

Having initially joined Lavoix in 2009, Anne Francastel, who is Franco-German, moved to Lavoix’s Munich office in 2014 prior to becoming a partner in 2017. An engineer by training, she primarily works on behalf of clients in the medical devices and metallurgy fields, as well as the railway and nuclear sectors.

 

 Anne’s areas of engagement include drafting of new patent applications, and representing companies and entities in matters such as drafting and prosecution of patent applications, opposition and appeal proceedings before the EPO (European Patent Office) and the DPMA (German Patent and Trademark Office). She also carries out patentability and freedom to operate studies.

 

 Anne has a dual qualification as patent attorney in France (Conseil en Propriété Industrielle CPI) and in Germany (Patentanwalt).

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  • LAVOIX - Legal500(2)
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