A French qualified attorney, Axel Munier specializes in intellectual property litigation, an area in which he has acquired solid experience.
His practice focuses on design law and on patent law. He also regularly handles cases in the areas of trademark law, copyright law and unfair competition.
Axel advises and assists a broad range of intellectual property stakeholders, with a particular focus on international clients, in various sectors including design, automotive, electronics, fashion and sport.
Axel Munier has experience assisting clients in a variety of national and multi-jurisdictional disputes. He represents clients before the French civil, commercial and criminal courts, the French and European intellectual property offices, as well as in domain name disputes. In cross-border disputes, he coordinates the actions of stakeholders involved on a national level in different jurisdictions.
Axel Munier also regularly advises clients on the full spectrum of intellectual property issues, as well as on ancillary issues relating to consumer and distribution law, product regulatory requirements and customs duties.
A further area of his practice is anti-counterfeiting, in which he assists clients in designing and implementing effective strategies to combat product piracy.
Axel Munier is a member of the International Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property (AIPPI) and the International Trademark Association (INTA).
Partner of the firm
Attorney-at-law (Avocat) at BARDEHLE PAGENBERG SELAS in Paris, France
Associate lawyer at the law firm Bird & Bird, Paris, France
Diploma “Certificat d’Aptitude à la Formation d’Avocat” (CAPA)
Tutor in civil law at the Université Paris - Sud XI, France
Master 2 research in literary, artistic and industrial property at the Université Paris II Panthéon-Assas, Paris, France
Master of Laws (LL.M.) at the Institute of comparative law, McGill University, Montreal, Canada
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