Pierre-Olivier Ally serves as a Counsel in the Technologies, Media, Intellectual Property Department. He focuses his practice on intellectual property matters, with a particular emphasis on national, pan-European and international patent litigation.
He also advises clients on patent & know-how licensing, software-related agreements, including open source issues, as well as on the structure and negotiation of IP-related aspects of M&A transactions, private equity transactions, joint ventures, IPOs, and public and/or private collaborative research transactions.
Prior to joining August Debouzy, Pierre-Olivier Ally spent most of his career in several foremost international law firms in Paris and then acted as the Chief IP Counsel of a European tech unicorn in Amsterdam.
- Intellectual property, media & art
- IT and Data
- J.D., University of Montreal, 2009
- LL.B., University of Montreal, 2009
- B.Sc. (Chemistry), McGill University, 2006
Admission to the Bar
- Paris, 2012
- New York, 2011
- Quebec, 2010
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