Panelist Profile


Manon Rieger-Jansen

Bird & Bird, Partner (NL)



Manon Rieger-Jansen is a partner at Bird & Bird in the Netherlands. Manon has almost 20 years of experience and has a particular focus on both contentious and non-contentious trademark, design, copyright, domain name, unfair competition and advertising law.


Her practice includes global strategic advice on intellectual property rights, the protection and registration of trademark and design portfolios. Manon is an experienced litigator and handles high profile trademark disputes, including multi-jurisdictional cases in front of the courts as well as proceedings at the Benelux trademark office and EUIPO.


Manon coordinates anti-counterfeiting activities for a number of international clients. She regularly advises on - global - anti-counterfeiting strategies.


Manon the chair of AIPPI's Standing Committee on Piracy and Counterfeiting and a member of INTA’s Parallel Trade Committee. Previously she has served on INTA's anti-counterfeiting committee ACC and chaired the EU ACC committee for 2 years.