I am Ignace Vernimme
Intellectual Property specialist
Life Sciences specialist

Ignace Vernimme

For over two decades Ignace has instilled a deep-seated confidence and trust in his clients across a broad spectrum of sensitive IP matters. 

Working closely with his clients, Ignace approaches every case with a holistic overview, assessing the innovation at stake, the business concerned, his clients’ position in the market and that of their competitors – before making any legal assessment. This open-minded, pragmatic approach ensures he clearly identifies the most viable and effective IP strategy that aligns with his clients’ overall business plans.

Ignace supports his clients in many IP areas consisting of patents, designs, trademarks and copyright, know-how protection, technology transfer and rules applicable to pharmaceutical products.

His expertise covers the pharmaceutical, food and beverage, metallurgic, finance, comic strip and fashion industries. 

  • Languages: Dutch, French, English
  • Admitted to the Brussels Bar: 1987
  • Joined Stibbe as a partner in: 2007

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