Guillaume Henry is a member of the Paris Bar, holds a doctorate in law and is a specialist in intellectual property law. He has over twenty years of experience in the intellectual property field. His practice is dedicated to intellectual property and new technologies, and he both handles litigation matters and provides advisory services. He is known for his tenacious spirit in litigation matters.
Teaching and professional associations
He is a lecturer in industrial property at Université Paris 1 (Panthéon-Sorbonne) and at the CEIPI (International Centre for Intellectual Property Studies) at the University of Strasbourg. He is also a member of various professional associations: AIPPI, AAPI (French Intellectual Property Lawyers’ Association), AFPP (French Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property), APEB (Association of European Patent Practitioners) and Club ADEME of the French Environment & Energy Maintenance Agency.
Guillaume Henry was Chair of the AIPPI’s Standing Committee 198 on “Industrial Property and Green Technology”.
He speaks French, English and German.
In 2017 | 2018, in a case involving the agricultural industry sector, Guillaume Henry obtained one of the largest patent infringement damage awards ever made by the Paris District Court.
In 2018, at the Cancun Congress, Guillaume Henry was elected to the AIPPI International Bureau as a member of the Reporter General’s team.
Guillaume Henry defends the interests of French companies and of international groups.
From 2014 to 2017, he successfully defended a German car manufacturer in a patent dispute.
In 2017, he obtained the validation of the trademarks of the first television channel dedicated to fashion.
In 2017 and 2018, he represented two major companies in the construction and public works field (patent).
Since 2014, he has been working for one of the major players in the housing and DIY sector (software, designs, patents).
From 2011 to 2016, Guillaume Henry was an associate researcher at the IRPI (Intellectual Property Research Institute).
In 2010, he was awarded the AIPPI International Prize.