François Tanty

Partner - Paris, Nantes, Lyon

François Tanty

Partner, French patent attorney, European patent attorney, Patent engineer

François joined Nony in 1995, and was a partner in 2000. He is member of the firm's executive committee since 2010 and became President in 2015.
He specializes in mechanics, physics and electronics and supervises the activities of the patent attorneys in these areas. He also deals with opposition proceedings and patent infringement or trademark lawsuits.


Physics Mechanics, Materials, Electronics Computer Science, Trademarks , Designs, Litigation & Opposition, Contracts, Patents, Consulting


François regularly attends professional and university courses and in particular at the University of Law Panthéon Assas or at the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of PARIS, where he teaches US Patent Law.


  • Centrale Paris - 1990

  • CEIPI - 1993

  • European patent attorney - 1993

  • French patent attorney - 2000