Emmanuel Larere focuses his practice on non-contentious and contentious patent and trademark matters. With over 20 years’ experience in these fields, he is a renowned specialist in trademark law, defending and advising some of the world's leading brands in the luxury goods, sports apparel, and jeanswear sectors. Emmanuel's patent litigation practice covers life science, including biotech, technologies and traditional industrial sectors.
He is a member of several professional associations, including AIPPI (Association Internationale pour la Protection de la Propriété Intellectuelle, member of the Communication Committee, former Vice-President of the French group, current Chairman of the French Trademarks commission), AAPI (Association des Avocats de Propriété Intellectuelle, current General Secretary), INTA (International Trademark Association).
Emmanuel Larere is regularly ranked as a leading expert in Intellectual Property by international legal directories Chambers (since 2008), Legal 500, Who's Who Legal, WTR 1000 and Best Lawyers.
« With a versatile team that offers both soft and hard IP skills, Gide Loyrette Nouel A.A.R.P.I. focuses primarily on contentious work. Arnaud Michel, Emmanuel Larere and Raphaëlle Dequiré-Portier all offer extensive experience in trade mark and patent disputes; while Grégoire Triet and Jean-Hyacinthe de Mitry concentrate on patent work. In addition to the strong litigation practice, the team also assists with trade mark prosecution services, including the filing of trade mark applications and representation in the corresponding proceedings before relevant intellectual property offices both in France and abroad. Moreover, as part of a full-service operation, the practice is able to leverage the firm's comprehensive legal offering when expertise in other practice areas is required. In addition, Gide 255, the firm's dedicated digital transformation offering, assists clients with the challenges and opportunities brought about by the on-going digitalisation of businesses. »
Legal 500 EMEA 2021
« The practice demonstrates particular strength in contentious work, as reflected in the track records of practice heads Grégoire Triet, Jean-Hyacinthe de Mitry, Arnaud Michel, Emmanuel Larere and Raphaëlle Dequiré-Portier; the latter four, however, also manage a substantial transactional caseload. »
Legal 500 EMEA 2021
« Emmanuel Larere is an "excellent litigator and strong negotiator," according to sources. Larere regularly represents clients from the pharma and life sciences industry in patent disputes. Clients also report that he is 'very knowledgeable and good at French proceedings, but also good at explaining what is going to happen and the best way to deal with it.' »
Chambers Europe & Global 2021
« Emmanuel Larere is noted for his expertise in the fashion industry. He often assists clients with contentious matters across trade marks, patents and copyrights. He also advises on IP transactions. »
Chambers Global 2019
« Emmanuel Larere is active in both contentious and non-contentious patent and trade mark cases. Clients say: 'Emmanuel is a very good lawyer who writes in a very nice way and pleads well.' He often provides advice to clients operating in the telecoms, fashion and retail sectors. »
Chambers Europe 2018
« Emmanuel Larere specialises in trade marks, defending clients in a wide range of sectors including retail, luxury goods and sport. He is also skilled in patents, where he specialises in the life sciences sector. Peers describe him as a 'very skilful advocate in court.' He recently assisted Ono Pharmaceuticals and Bristol-Myers Squibb with the initiation of an action for patent infringement against companies owned by Merck Sharp & Dohme group. »
Chambers Global 2017
« the ‘experienced’ Emmanuel Larere, who is ‘instrumental in the success of his clients’ brand protection programme in France’. »
Legal 500 EMEA 2017
« Emmanuel Larere is a well-established IP specialist known for his extensive experience defending leading brands in the luxury goods and clothing sectors. »
Who's Who Legal 2017
« Gide Loyrette Nouel ‘knows how to best defend its clients’ interests’. The ‘high-level’ team is involved in domestic and multi-jurisdictional patent proceedings in electronics, mechanical products and pharmaceuticals. The full-service team includes the ‘excellent litigators’ Grégoire Triet, Arnaud Michel, Emmanuel Larere and Raphaëlle Dequiré-Portier. Jean-Hyacinthe de Mitry was promoted to partner.
Legal 500 EMEA 2017
« Emmanuel Larere advises clients on matters concerning trade marks and patents. A specialist in trade marks law, he also advises clients in the life sciences sector on patent law. »
Chambers Europe 2016
« We very much appreciate their fantastic expertise,’ enthuse happy clients about corporate titan Gide Loyrette Nouel. Founded in Paris in 1920, it now has 17 offices around the world, including in hubs such as London, New York, Moscow and Beijing. This has imbued its services with a cosmopolitan flavour that is much treasured by international clients. Emmanuel Larere is certainly representative of this: in the last 20 years he has acted in scores of EU disputes and shepherded numerous transactions to close. »
WTR 1000 2016