Ms. Anne-Sophie Maurel is a member of the Paris bar, Registered Foreign Lawyer and Counsel specialized in Intellectual Property in Hong Kong. Ms. Maurel supplies consulting and legal services to French companies who wish to protect their intellectual assets in Europe, as well as in Asia where she has accumulated substantial experience in practicing law within several firms.


Ms. Maurel holds a Master’s in International Law, Philosophy of Law, and in Literary, Artistic, and Industrial property from the University of Paris 1 La Sorbonne.  She also spent three years as a lecturer-researcher at the same university, focusing on Private Law, Contract Law, Family Law, the Art Market and Intellectual Property.


ASM Intellectual Property thus provides services for its clients on any legal issues related to protecting, valuing and defending intangible assets (trademarks, designs, patents, copyrights, software, domain names, etc.), and in particular:


-By carrying out all the registration formalities needed to obtain intellectual property rights in the countries where the company is established


-By providing consulting services on negotiating and closing deals in these fields, and in particular: cessions, licenses, technology transfer and/or of know-how.


-By assessing the feasibility of your projects: balancing opportunities and risks and proposing innovative solutions


-By providing assistance in any contentious intellectual property matter, thanks to the Firm’s national and international network.


ASM Intellectual Property has access to a large network of fellow experts in the field of intellectual property throughout Asia, with which it cooperates in obtaining and defending intellectual property rights for clients internationally.


These fellow experts are selected based on qualifications, the proven quality of their work and being responsive.