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Michel Gilio
European & Belgian Patent Attorney

Michel obtained a PhD in mechanical engineering at the Katholieke Universiteit Leuven (KUL). He conducted applied research in the area of liquid-film coating at the “Mechanical Engineering” Department of KUL for six years and thereafter gained experience as a production manager in a company specialized in thermal-spray metal coatings. He joined pronovem group (Brussels office) in 2006 and is active in patent drafting, worldwide prosecution, opposition and litigation, and freedom to operate analyses.


European Patent Attorney
Belgian Patent Attorney


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Main Technical and Scientific areas

Michel has successfully drafted and prosecuted patent applications in the fields of mechanical engineering, materials engineering, production technology, robotics, microelectronics and medical technology.