European Patent Attorney
French Patent Attorney

Biotech – Cellular therapy – Biochemistry


Manon Bonneton is a strong expert in Biotech, in particular in Molecular biology and cellular biology, Microbiology, Biochemistry. She became Head of the Biotech-Biology team of ICOSA in 2018.

She advises her clients on the definition of an IP strategy, in particular on aspects of patentability and freedom to operate. She intervenes in drafting patent applications, in IP prosecution until patent grant and is a special advisor in IP law procedures. Finally, she developed an expertise in patent search tools (including GenomeQuest).

Manon Bonneton graduated from the Center for International Intellectual Property Studies in 2012. She is an European Patent Attorney since 2015 and a French Patent Attorney since 2018.

Manon Bonneton has been awarded a PhD in Life Sciences from the École Normale Supérieure of Lyon. Her thesis was related to the study of the regulation of telomerase, an enzyme involved in cancer, in a model micro-organism.


  • French Patent Attorney
  • European Qualification Exam (EQE)
  • CEIPI (Centre d’Etudes Internationales de la Propriété Intellectuelle) diploma, with Patent degree
  • PhD in Life Sciences from a famous university, the École Normale Supérieure – Lyon
  • MSc in Molecular and Cellular Biology from the École Normale Supérieure – Lyon