Cécile Descamps

Nantes, Paris, Toulouse

Cécile Descamps

French and European Patent Attorney

After a year spent in China (Beijing), 6 years in Nony and 6 other years in a French IP office, Cécile re-joined Nony in 2015. She specializes in the fields of mechanics, robotics, cosmetics, materials, in particular composite materials, surface treatment, additive manufacturing, industrial processes, construction, packaging, health, automotive, aeronautics, renewable energies, seismic prospecting, food.


Physics & Mechanics, Materials, Patents, Litigation & Opposition


Cosmetics, Automotive, Optics, Packaging, Polymers, Surgical instruments, Industrial Process


Cécile assists companies in the development of their industrial property strategy, particularly in the field of patents. She intervenes in the drafting of patent applications and issuing procedures in France and abroad before the different patent offices, (Europe, USA, Canada, Latin American countries, Japan, China, South Korea, India and Russia).
She also intervenes in collaborative research and contractual relations negotiations between partners, in patent litigation, in opposition proceedings at EPO.
She establishes prior art searches, validity and freedom to operate studies. She also provides a course on patents and research in the patents databases to student engineers (previously ECAM Rennes and now ICAM Nantes).


  • Graduated from Ecole Nationale Superieure des Mines de Nancy - 2000
  • CEIPI - 2004
  • European patent attorney - 2006
  • French patent attorney - 2009