Grimaud Valat has been a partner at DTMV since February 2022. Prior to this, Grimaud worked for a business law firm based in Lyon.
He specializes in economic, digital and intellectual property laws and advises his clients on contract, audit, compliance, management, data protection and data enhancement related matters.
Grimaud is a member of the International Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property (AIPPI) and a member of the Groupe Rhône-Alpes pour la protection de la Propriété Intellectuelle (GRAPI). He lectures on intellectual property law at the Lyon business school (EM LYON) and collaborates with the Human Technology Foundation on the ethical use of data, with a particular focus on data and artificial intelligence.
He has been a member of the Lyon bar since 2014 and holds a Master degree in intellectual property law (Lyon University) and a degree in English law (University Jean Moulin Lyon 3).