Alain COLOMBET joined LAVOIX’s office in Lyon in 1996 after 10 years of experience in an Industrial Property firm, and became a partner the following year.
Practice areasPatent prosecution
Professional AdmissionsFrench Industrial Property Attorney
European Patent Attorney
- Graduate from the Center for International Intellectual Property Studies (CEIPI), 1987
- M.S., Biology, Medical and Biological Engineering, 1986
For a long time, he advised a multinational company working in the health field, for which he participated in the establishment of an Industrial Property policy and an Industrial Property executive committee, of which he was an active member.
Today, Alain advises and supports businesses in the technical textile and health sectors. Alain COLOMBET has extensive expertise in drafting first patent applications in French or English and defending them, in an international-facing context. His expertise also extends to freedom to operate and patentability studies, supporting LAVOIX clients in developing their Industrial Property strategies, patent litigation as defendant or plaintiff alongside LAVOIX clients, and Industrial Property audits, whether to support LAVOIX clients or on behalf of investors.