Francis Zapalowicz

IAM Research

The Patent 1000 focuses exclusively on patent practice and has firmly established itself as the definitive 'go-to' resource for those seeking world-class legal patent expertise.

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CASALONGA’s combined team of patent attorneys and attorneys-at-law satisfies clients’ needs at every stage of the patent lifecycle. It shows strength on both the filing and contentious sides, as evidenced by its inclusion in both our prosecution and litigation tables. Whatever the nature of the piece, innovators of every ilk can expect scientifically informed, commercially sound advice. The group’s star litigator is Arnaud Casalonga, who for more than 25 years has appeared in multi-jurisdictional patent and unfair competition battles. Recently, SPC disputes in the pharmaceutical sphere have been a speciality. Also working on the life sciences side is Gérard Dossmann, a staunch EPO advocate and a fine crafter of pan-European litigation strategies, whose expertise covers pharmaceuticals, biotechnology and chemistry. On the patent attorney side, Francis Zapalowicz is on hand to dispense top-notch advice and appear in oppositions on behalf of electronics companies. His work is informed by the time he spent designing automatic control systems for aircraft.

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