31 May 2024

Schmidt Brunet Litzler's Intellectual Property team highly ranked in Legal 500 EMEA 2024

MSI's Paris-based French law member, Schmidt Brunet Litzler, has had its Intellectual Property team highly ranked among French IP lawyers in the Legal 500 EMEA 2024.

Congratulations to the whole Intellectual Property team, Delphine, Marie, Félix and Léna, for their excellent mentions in the latest Legal 500 France rankings!  We are now in Tier 2 for Intellectual Property Trademarks & Design, Marie André-Nivet is ranked among the "Next Generation Partners" and for our expertise in Intellectual Property Copyrights we are still in Tier 3.

Many thanks to all our clients, colleagues and partners for their trust and collaboration. Their testimonials honor us and confirm the value of our commitment to them.

Intellectual property - Trademark and Designs Tier 2

Schmidt Brunet Litzler’s IP team combines advisory and litigation expertise, providing support to clients in the fashion, media, and e-commerce sectors. Additionally, they are increasingly assisting startups in managing their trademark portfolios, which includes drafting coexistence, license, and distribution agreements, along with registering new trademarks with both French and EU IP offices. Under the guidance of Delphine Brunet-Stoclet, an accomplished litigator, the firm regularly takes on cases involving trade mark defense before French courts and the ECJ, representing clients aiming to halt ongoing infringements. Notably, Marie André-Nivet leads the firm’s trademark prosecution practice and oversees global IP portfolios while also heading the firm’s Marseille office.


‘What truly sets them apart is their proactive approach to problem-solving. They don’t wait for instructions; they take matters into their own hands. Depending on the industry or task at hand, they dive deep into research, leaving no stone unturned to provide comprehensive solutions. What’s even more commendable is their responsiveness.’

‘We have the privilege of working closely with Marie André-Nivet, and I must say that it’s been an exceptional experience. Marie possesses a unique blend of qualities that truly sets her apart. First and foremost, she is a superb advisor. With her wealth of knowledge and experience, she not only guides us through the intricacies of our projects but also foresees and advises us on all possible outcomes, ensuring we make informed decisions.’

‘Marie André-Nivet’s organizational skills are second to none; she keeps our endeavors on track and never lets us overlook essential steps in legally protecting our brand. Her commitment, knowledge, and unwavering attention to detail make working with her a truly invaluable partnership.’