Bertrand DOMENEGO joined LAVOIX in 1996 and became a partner in 2001. He is a member of the firm's Executive Committee and was named Executive Officer in charge of patent matters in 2009.

Practice areas

Patent prosecution

Patent litigation

Unfair competition



Due diligence

Electronics, Electricity, Physics, Mechanics

Technology Areas

Electrical Engineering

Chemical Engineering

Material Science

Mechanical Engineering


Nuclear Engineering



Computer Science

Professional Admissions

French Industrial Property Attorney

European Patent Attorney


  • Master in business law, University of Paris Pantheon-Sorbonne, 2006
  • Graduate from the Center for International Intellectual Property Studies (CEIPI), 2000
  • Engineer, Ecole Centrale de Paris, 1995

Professional Experience

His practice consists of litigation, legal advice, oppositions/appeals and prosecution. He has handled a large number of oral proceedings before the Boards of Appeal and Opposition Divisions of the EPO.


His expertise also includes involvement in European and international litigations, dealing with complex corporate issues, designing IP strategies, clearance opinions, due diligence, licensing, employee inventions and ownership issues.


Bertrand DOMENEGO is a lecturer in European Patent law at the CEIPI (Center for International Intellectual Property Studies - University of Strasbourg, France). He also trains candidates for the European Qualification Exam legal paper on behalf of the European Patent Institute (EPI).

  • LAVOIX - WTR1000
  • LAVOIX - Legal500
  • LAVOIX - IPStars
  • LAVOIX - Patent1000
  • LAVOIX - Legal500(2)
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