Partner and Global Co-Chair, Intellectual Property and Technology Group, DLA Piper, Paris
Stéphane Lemarchand is a Partner in the Intellectual Property and Technology team of the Paris office. He is also joint Global Head of the Intellectual Property and Technology Practice and Head of the practice across Europe, the Middle East and Africa. Before joining DLA Piper, Stéphane was Joint Head of the International IT Sector Group at Bird & Bird. He also headed the IT Group of Bird & Bird Paris.
With postgraduate qualifications in intellectual property law and IT and New Technologies Law from the University of Paris II and XI, he is an expert in IT law and copyright related matters. Stéphane assists IT Services Providers in litigation matters as well as for their strategic projects. He also has acquired extensive experience in assisting large companies in international IT outsourcing transactions and BPO.