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Background

Nicolas Bouquin is a French and European patent attorney.

Nicolas worked for several years as a scientist, both in France and abroad, in academia and for a pharmaceutical company, before switching to intellectual property. After a few years as a patent attorney in a big pharma, Nicolas joined Regimbeau in 2009, where he assists his clients - from start-ups to big pharmas - in the protection and defense of their innovations in all aspects of life sciences and biotechnologies, with a particular focus on immunotherapy and antibodies.

Nicolas thus handlesh numerous French, European and foreign requests relating to complex biotechnology inventions. He has participated in multiple oppositions and appeals, in particular on issues related to antibodies.

Nicolas has a extensive experience advising on supplementary protection certificates (SPCs), in particular for gene or cell therapy products and antibodies.

Qualifications

  • French Patent Attorney
  • European Patent Attorney

Education

  • Ph.D. “Genetics and Physiology of Microorganisms” (University of Paris XI)
  • CEIPI graduate ("patent")
  • DU CEIPI Patent Litigation in Europe
  • CEIPI Industrial Property Law LLM

Know-how

  • IP Audit
  • Acquisition of IP Rights & Strategy
  • IP Prosecution & Portfolio Management
  • Pre-litigation & Litigation
  • Freedom to operate

Teaching / Representative positions

  • Head of teaching at DUGBM

Related news

Meetings - 22 Jun 2021

AIS 2021 – Protecting epitope versus paratope: Case study from Amgen PCSK9

Raphaëlle Gillet and Nicolas Bouquin will discuss the latest decisions regarding antibody patents and in particular the Amgen PCSK9 case at AIS 2021, on June 23rd 2021 at 2PM. Check…

By Nicolas Bouquin, Ph.D and Raphaëlle Gillet, Ph.D
Meetings - 11 Jul 2019

Immunotherapy Masterclasses

Contribution by Isabelle Mary et de Nicolas Bouquin at the Immunotherapy Masterclasses, organized by MabDesign.

By Isabelle Mary and Nicolas Bouquin, Ph.D
Meetings - 24 Jun 2019

AIS 2019

Contribution by Nicolas Bouquin, Senior Associate, French and European Patent Attorney, and Raphaëlle Gillet, French and European Patent Attorney to AIS 2019 congress.

By Raphaëlle Gillet, Ph.D and Nicolas Bouquin, Ph.D
Meetings - 20 Jun 2019

Regimbeau IP ACADEMY 2019

Regimbeau is organising a 5-day training seminar on “European Patents and Designs: The Essentials” for clients and foreign colleagues wishing to acquire a working knowledge of the specificities of patent…

By Jérôme Collin Nicolas Bouquin, Ph.D Isabelle Thill Anne Seibel Cécile Puech, Ph.D Martine Bloch-Weill Armelle Leonard Frédérique Durieux Guillaume Schwab Sylvain Thivillier Evelyne Roux Gabrielle Faure-André, Ph.D Yves de Saint-Pern and Caroline Huguet-Braun
Meetings - 04 Jun 2018

BIO International Convention

Participation of Frédérique Faivre Petit, Partner, and Nicolas Bouquin, Senior Associate, at the BIO International Convention.

By Frédérique Faivre Petit and Nicolas Bouquin, Ph.D
Meetings - 05 Apr 2018

Regimbeau IP Academy 2018

Regimbeau is organising a 5-day training seminar on “European Patents and Designs: The Essentials” for clients and foreign colleagues wishing to acquire a working knowledge of the specificities of patent…

By Jérôme Collin Sylvain Thivillier Isabelle Thill Frédérique Faivre Petit Evelyne Roux Emmanuelle Levy Martine Bloch-Weill Nicolas Bouquin, Ph.D Frédérique Durieux Caroline Huguet-Braun Cécile Puech, Ph.D Anne Seibel and Guillaume Schwab