Intellectual Property Law
(patents, trademarks, designs, copyrights)
Unfair competition
Trade secrets

Member of the Paris Bar

Languages: French, English

Thierry Mollet-Viéville advises his clients on all aspects of intellectual property law in a practice focused on complex and international patent and trademark litigation.

Thierry is recognized as one of the best patent lawyers in France, with extensive experience, particularly in the pharmaceutical field.

His clients are mainly from the chemical, pharmaceutical, electronics, automotive equipment, household appliances, luxury, and transportation industries.

Thierry is a graduate of Institut du Droit des Affaires (1969) and he holds a D.E.S. degree in Private Law (Paris University, 1968).

He was admitted to the Paris Bar in 1968 and received a Certificate of Specialization in Intellectual Property.

Thierry is an eminent and highly respected member of several professional associations of which he is a very active member. He particularly acted as President of AIPPI (2008-2010) and of AFPPI (2005, 2006, 2018, and 2019).

  • AIPPI (International Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property)
  • AFPPI (French Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property)
  • AAPI (French Association of Industrial Property Lawyers)
  • EPLAW (European Patent Lawyers Association)
  • APEB (Association of European Patent Practitioners)
  • APRAM (Association of Trade Mark and Design Law Practitioners)

    IAM Review: For more than half a century, Duclos, Thorne, Mollet-Viéville & Associés has had a prime seat in the french IP arena. It is unstintingly committed to understanding clients’ businesses, needs and goals, whether in the context of litigation or when consulting on IP strategy. Its motto is “Listen, analyse and be available” – an ethos embodied by Thierry Mollet-Viéville, hailed as “one of the top four patent litigators in france”

    Recommended Individuals : “very good, especially in trade secrets”, “very good lawyers with excellent strategic skills”

    IP Stars Review : Partners "Thierry Mollet-Viéville, Eléonore Gaspar, Pascal Lefort and Thomas Cuche are among the prominent IP litigators in the french IP community."

    Chambers Review: "Clients commend Thierry Mollet-Viéville 's "unique experience in IP disputes, especially in relation to patents," adding: "Apart from his experience, his strengths are his intellectual independence and rigorous research and analysis." His wide-ranging expertise encompasses patents, trade marks and copyright issues."

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Eleonore Gaspar
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