De Simone & Partners law firm assists and represents its clients before the Italian and European Courts. Through a network of local associates, our lawyers manage the entire judicial and arbitration strategy in Europe on matters involving intellectual property law, corporate law and all aspects of criminal law related to intellectual property.

In particular, De Simone & Partners:

  • acts as representative before the Italian courts and the relevant European judicial authorities (the General Court and the Court of Justice of the European Union)
  • advises on disputes pending before courts of foreign countries by coordinating with local associates
  • provides technical expert opinion on the matter of patents 
  • carries out investigations and discovery activities in view of legal proceedings concerning counterfeiting or unfair competition
  • prepares and manages actions for the infringement of IP rights, including the filing of applications of precautionary measures 
  • provides assistance within the framework of criminal proceedings resulting from actions taken by Customs Authorities or the Police.
  • prepares and manages national and international arbitration procedures in matters of intellectual property.