Our staff share the same values: a willingness to engage with clients, to establish relationship based on trust and a commitment to excellence. EGYP encourages intra-team dynamism and growth by giving individual members responsibility for their own projects and objectives.

Julia Andral-ZiurysPartner

Specialist fields : Biotechnologies, chemistry, biochemistry, pharmacy, medical chemistry, US patents, trademarks and copyright law, and all proceedings before the United States Patent Court

Tél : +33 (0)1 44 51 18 00

Julia Andral-Ziurys


  • Juris Doctor from Suffolk University Law School in Boston, USA
  • Bachelor of Art Degree in Chemistry and German (Duke University in Durham, N. C., USA)
  • Member of the American Intellectual Property Law Association (AIPLA) and the American Bar Association
  • US Patent and Trademark Attorney



  • French
  • English (native language)
  • German

Julia Andral-Ziurys is a US Patent and Trademark Attorney. Her work mainly focusses on patents in the field of life sciences. She spent 8 years working in research positions, most notably at the University of Virginia and Brigham’s Women’s Hospital associated with the Harvard Medical School in Boston, before joining a large US Intellectual Property firm.

She later moved to France and joined  EGYP in1992. Her clients include major French and international research laboratories and innovative SMEs. She advises on a broad range of matters with a particular emphasis on US patent and trademark issues. She is registered with the Courts of the State of Massachusetts and the Distric court of Massachusetts.

She became a partner in 1995.