Frank Valentin


  • Bar admission: 1998
  • Post-graduate degree in IT and New Technologies Law, Paris University XI
  • Master’s degree in Business and Contract Law Paris University XI
  • Associate, August & Debouzy (1996)
  • Founding Partner, De Gaulle Fleurance & Associés ‎(2001)
  • Partner, Altana (2017)

Practice Areas:

  • Intellectual Property Law (counsel / litigation)
  • Information Technology and Data Protection Law
  • Business Litigation

Areas of expertise:

  • Almost 20 years of experience in Trademark and Copyright crisis litigation, particularly in the internet and motion picture sectors
  • Manages patent litigation for important players in the fields of information technology and life sciences
  • Significant expertise in the strategizing of anti-counterfeiting campaigns for IT and software companies
  • Frank and his team have developed a global Trademark offer, from portfolio management to anti-counterfeiting programs, and he also assists IT companies in the implementation of their data privacy and digital programs.


  • French
  • English
  • Spanish


  • Specialist endorsement from the Paris Bar in Intellectual Property law, New Technologies law and IT law
  • Featured in the rankings established by Chambers Global, Legal 500, Best Lawyers, Who’s Who, Décideurs, IP Stars, IamPatent, IamTrademark and the World Trademark Review (WTR 1000)


  • INTA (International Trademark Association)
  • APRAM (Association des Praticiens Marques Modèles)
  • AIPPI (Association Internationale pour la Protection de la Propriété Intellectuelle)

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