Séverine Bouvy

Séverine Bouvy

Belgium, Brussels
IP/IT/Data protection Associate at CMS
Profession: Attorney / Solicitor, Lawyer
Industry: Law Practice


I specialize intellectual property, information technology, privacy law and e-health. I assist and advise clients active in various technology sectors, with a particular focus and interest in life sciences. I handle contentious and non-contentious IP and IT related matters, including the drafting and negotiating complex R&D, license and other strategic collaboration agreements. I also advise clients on regulatory matters (including GDPR/MDR).


Dutch, French, English


E-CommerceCopyrightGDPRMedical devicesLicensingTechnology


Cresco Advocaten

Associate at Cresco Advocaten

6 mth • January 2021 - July 2021 • Brussels, Belgium

IP/IT Associate


IP/IT/Data protection Associate at CMS

August 2021 - Present • Brussels, Belgium

Séverine Bouvy joined CMS end of August. She specialises in data protection and new technologies, with a particular interest in intellectual property, life-sciences, privacy and information technology law. She assists clients active in various technology-related sectors. Séverine also gained experience as a senior lawyer at Eurofins where, among other things, she led the implementation of the GDPR within the company. She obtained a Master's degree in law at the Catholic university of Louvain-la-Neuve (UCL) and holds several additional LL.M. degrees, including in intellectual property and ICT from the K.U. Leuven (KUL- CiTiP). She also obtained a postgraduate degree in tax at the Vrije Universiteit Brussel (VUB) and a master degree in corporate law at the University of Cambridge (MCL).


KU Leuven (CiTip)

Advanced Master of Intellectual Property and Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) Law

Vrije Universiteit Brussels (VUB)

Postgraduate degree in tax law

University of Cambridge

Master in Corporate Law (MCL)

Catholic University of Louvain-la-Neuve

Master of Law

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