Colombe Dougnac

Trademark Attorney

Bordeaux office
+33 (0)1 49 64 60 00

Colombe Dougnac began her career as an Intellectual Property Trademark Attorney in 2006, working at various IP firms in Paris and Bordeaux.

She focuses on both the creation of and adding value to, IP rights (filing, portfolio evaluation and contracts) and in defending them (opposition proceeding, pre-litigation procedures, negotiations, administrative disputes and counterfeiting).

Colombe also teaches intellectual property law at several schools (CCI, ESCEN and Talis Business School), as well as leading conferences and workshops in partnership with IP organisations (incubators, CCI, INPI, EUIPO).


Colombe worked as an Intellectual Property Attorney (Trademarks, Designs and Models) at a law firm in Bordeaux for 10 years, prior to founding a law firm, SoPI, in Bordeaux. She joined Novagraaf in 2020.

Colombe obtained a Master's degree in Intellectual Property from the University of Lille in 2005, and has a Master’s degree in Private Law from the Université Montesquieu Bordeaux in 2004.


Colombe’s career highlights include qualifying as an Intellectual Property Attorney in 2009, creating and developing a department specialising in new technologies in 2013 and founding an IP law firm in 2016.


Colombe is a member of APRAM and ECTA.


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  • Copyright
  • Domain names
  • Unfair competition
  • Wine and spirits
  • Startups
  • Food industry
  • Information technology


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  • Dranken
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  • Licenties
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  • Software & IT
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