Yves is renowned for his extensive experience in patent litigation.
Yves is the partner who leads the firm’s intellectual property group in France. He is based in the Paris office.
With more than 25 years' experience in IP, Yves has extensive experience in litigation. He has dealt with some of the most significant, cross border, patent cases in the fields of pharmaceuticals, electronics, telecommunications and mechanics.
Yves also led the establishment of the Lyon office in 2006, making Bird & Bird the first Anglo-Saxon law firm to practice in Lyon.
Before joining the firm, Yves was an IP partner at Lamy Véron & Associés.
He is a professor at CEIPI (Strasbourg) and a lecturer at Centre Paul Roubier, and regularly teaches at Montpellier Law University.
Yves is a member of many professional organisations such as APEB, EPLAW, APRAM, GRAPI and AAPI, where he is president of honour of the AIPPI French group. He was previously vice president of the AAPI.
IAM Patent 1000 (2015) says: "Group leader Yves Bizollon benefits from over a quarter-century’s worth of contentious experience. He shines on multi-jurisdictional disputes and has spearheaded terrific growth in the department.
Chambers Global (2015) says: "He is a very intelligent and bright lawyer and very quick – even in complicated technical cases he understands everything immediately."
WWL says: Highly valued for his extensive cross-border patent litigation experience
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