Specialisms and services

  • Biomedicine
  • Pharmaceutical chemistry
  • Diagnostics
  • Biotechnology
  • Cell based assays and therapy
  • Nanotechnology
  • Cosmetics
  • Medical and Surgical Device
  • Alloys


Rome, Milan


PhD in Experimental and Clinical Pharmacology, University of Paris XI, France

European Patent Litigation Diploma, CEIPI, University of Strasbourg, France.

Professional Qualifications

  • Qualified European, Italian and French Patent Attorney
  • Court Technical Expert – Milan
  • Italian Representative at the European Patent Institute (EPI) Biotech Committee.


EPI, AIPPI, Italian Industrial Property Consultants Institute (Patents)

Anne-Cécile Trillat

Patent Attorney

Anne-Cécile spent over ten years as a researcher both in academia (Columbia University, New York) and in the biotech industry (Xenogen Biosciences, USA and Switzerland) where she was involved in therapeutic target identification and validation.

Active in the IP field since 2005, Anne-Cécile assesses technologies and provides technical opinion on intellectual property strategy and management, advising clients on all issues related to the prosecution and defence of patent and SPC rights.

She provides patentability, infringement, FtO and due diligence opinion, assisting clients in national and foreign patent and SPC litigation, acting as an appointed court expert and representing clients at the European Patent Office in opposition and appeal proceedings.

Passionate about science and research, Anne-Cécile is the author of many scientific publications and regularly lectures to biotech and pharma companies on IP related matters (e.g. antibodies).