Sophie Marc


Sophie Marc is a French and European Trademark and Industrial Design attorney, with a Master’s in Private Law and a DESS from the University of Grenoble covering Intellectual Property, Contracts and IT Law.

After a first experience in a media group, she worked for an IP firm in Sydney, then continued her career in private practice in Paris. She joined Santarelli in 2007. Sophie Marc is mainly involved in advising companies in the constitution, protection and defense of their IP rights in in France and abroad.

She has particular expertise in portfolio management for French and foreign clients, to protect their rights worldwide, and thus in filing, searches, oppositions, anti-counterfeiting, customs surveillance and litigation both in France and in numerous other countries, including China in particular.



49, avenue des Champs-Elysées
75008 Paris

T: +33 (0)1 40 55 43 43
F: +33 (0)1 42 67 56 29




  • French
  • English




  • European Trademark and Design Attorney
  • French Trademark and Design Attorney


  • Anti-counterfeiting
  • Community law
  • Contract law
  • Contracts
  • Copyright
  • Customs surveillance
  • Design searches
  • Designs
  • Domain names
  • IP assignment
  • IP portfolio enhancement
  • Intellectual property audits – due diligence
  • Licensing
  • Literary and Artistic Property
  • Registration
  • Trademark oppositions
  • Trademark searches
  • Trademark, Design litigation - China, Asia
  • Trademarks
  • Unfair competition
  • Worldwide management of IP portfolios for local and foreign clients

The Team