Patricia is a member of the Bars of Brussels and New York and has specialised in intellectual property for the past 12 years, specifically in patent and trade mark litigation. Her clients have included many household names in the retail, technology, telecommunications and life sciences sectors.
In addition to these major disputes, Patricia has also advised clients in high-profile investigations brought by the European Commission on the basis of Article 102 TFEU concerning the interface of intellectual property and competition law. Issues arising in these investigations included the impact of technical standards and the patents that are essential to them, FRAND licensing and the exhaustion of IP rights.
Patricia is regularly asked to speak at conferences and is a growing presence on the Brussels legal market and beyond.