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Laurent Romano

Member of the Executive Board

CMS Francis Lefebvre Lyon Avocats
174 rue de Créqui
CS 23516
69 422 Lyon
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Languages French, English, Spanish

Laurent Romano is a partner of CMS Francis Lefebvre Avocats Lyon, in the Economic, Contract and Intellectual Property departments of the law firm.

Laurent Romano is active in the fields of economic law (competition, distribution and consumer law), contract law, intellectual property, information and technology law, and health law.

His client base comes mainly from the health products' industry (pharmaceutical products and medical devices), software and computer systems, chemical, metallurgy, engineering, renewable energies, catering and the food industry.

Laurent has been a lawyer since 1995, before which he worked for a major pharmaceutical company and as a lawyer in Canada, before joining CMS Francis Lefebvre Avocats’s Lyon office in 2004.

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Industry focus: Healthcare and Life sciences ; The Regions

Legal 500 EMEA 2019

Laurent Romano is the name to note in the Lyon office - Healthcare & life sciences

Legal 500 EMEA 2018 – Industry focus: healthcare & life sciences

Laurent Romano, from the Lyon office, is the name to note in healthcare & life sciences

Legal 500 Paris 2018 –Industry focus: healthcare & life

Relevant experience

  • Member of the Executive Board (2018)
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  • University Postgraduate Research Degree in Business L aw - University Jean-Moulin - Lyon III
  • University Postgraduate Professional Degree in European Union Law - University Jean Moulin - Lyon III (1995)
  • Certificate of ability to the Profession of Lawyer (CAPA)
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  • Counsellor to MEDEF of the Rhône-Alpes Area. (Employers' Federation)
  • Member of ACE (the Association of Corporate Lawyers)
  • Member of French Panel of the International Association for Intellectual Property (AIPPI)
  • Member of the Rhône-Alpes Panel for Intellectual Property Protection (GRAPI) 
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