Mehdi HOLUBEC joined LAVOIX in 2007 after first spending four years in another firm as a patent engineer in the general mechanics field. He has been a partner since 2012. He has also a member of the advisory board of the CNPCI (National Company of Patent and Trademark Attorneys [Compagnie Nationale des Conseils en Propriété Industrielle]) since 2016.

Practice areas

Patent prosecution

Patent litigation

Unfair competition



Due diligence

Electronics, Electricity, Physics, Mechanics

Technology Areas

Mechanical Engineering


Electrical Engineering


Professional Admissions

French Industrial Property Attorney

European Patent Attorney


  • Graduate from the Center for International Intellectual Property Studies (CEIPI), 2005
  • Engineer, Institut Supérieur de la Matière et du Rayonnement, ENSI Caen, 2001

Professional Experience

Mehdi has developed specific expertise in the various fields of mechanics. He regularly works for clients in the transportation, automotive and railroad fields, as well as in the medical devices field. He advises and represents businesses on many aspects, such as drafting patent applications, and examining French, European and foreign patent applications, oppositions and appeals before the EPO and before the courts.


He also conducts patentability, freedom to operate and infringement studies, and monitors infringement lawsuits.

  • Palmarès du Droit
  • Le Point et Statista
  • Managing IP
  • Managing IP
  • WTR 1000
  • Décideurs
  • Legal 500
  • IAM Patent 1000
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