Yves is renowned for his extensive experience in patent litigation.
Yves is the partner who leads Bird & Bird'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 Bird & Bird, Yves was an IP partner at Lamy Véron & Associés.
He is a professor at CEIPI (Strasbourg), 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 and was previously vice president of the AAPI.
Chambers Global (2013) comments "Yves Bizollon wins praise from commenters for his patent litigation prowess", while The Legal 500: EMEA (2013) comments, "Yves Bizollon gives 'clear and proactive advice based on legal knowledge and sound business understanding".
Sources says he is "one of the best patent lawyers in Paris” (Chambers Europe (2014)).
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