Specialisms and services

  • Design
  • Mechanics
  • Start-up
  • Luxury & Fashion
  • IP & sustainability

Location

Rome

Education

Polytechnic University of Milan (Civil Engineer)

Professional Qualifications

  • Professional representative before the Italian Trademark and Patent Office
  • Professional representative before the European Intellectual Property Office (EUIPO)
  • Court appointed expert in the fields of mechanics and design.
  • LVenture Group (Investments) - Member of the Board of Directors

Maria Augusta Fioruzzi De Simone


Managing Partner,
Patent and Design Attorney

Active in the IP field for over thirty years with a focus on patents and designs, their protection, maintenance and economic exploitation worldwide.

With clients ranging from multinationals to startups, Maria Augusta focuses on intellectual property strategy and business, advising clients on all issues related to the procurement, valuation and defence of patents of invention and design.

She regularly participates as appointed Court expert in the field of mechanics and design.

Specialised in anti-counterfeiting enforcement strategies, Maria Augusta assists major national and international brands from the fashion, luxury and automotive industries.

A regular speaker at conferences and seminars on intellectual property, she also lecturers on a master’s degree course for those wishing to qualify as Italian and European patent attorneys.