Lucie Fortune

Solicitor, Bristows
Lucie is an intellectual property lawyer who specialises in intellectual property litigation. Lucie’s practice covers the full spectrum of IP rights, including trade marks, designs, copyright and patents. She advises clients across a broad range of industry sectors, from cutting-edge technology, digital media and telecommunications to luxury brands, retail, fashion, consumer products and life sciences.
Lucie has experience litigating domestic disputes in the English High Court and Patents Court. She also provides clients with strategic advice on how best to protect and enforce their IP across the UK. Many of Lucie’s cases have an international element, often involving multi-jurisdictional proceedings across the UK, the EU, the US and worldwide. She is experienced in complex cross-border coordination of litigation.
Lucie also has industry experience, having spent six months on secondment to the litigation department of a major retailer.
Lucie was named a Rising Star in Managing Intellectual Property’s IP Stars 2018 edition.

Practice areas


  • Postgraduate Diploma in Intellectual Property Law and Practice (2016)
  • LLB (Hons) (2012)
  • BA (Hons), Philosophy (2009)


  • IPSoc


  • Contributing Author


  • University of Oxford (2015–2016)
  • University of Law (2010–2012)
  • University of Cambridge (2006–2009)

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